A BRAVE NEW WORLD: Working Gun Made With 3D Printer

May 06, 2013 AT 2:01 PM
A 25-year-old Texas man has made the world’s first fully-functioning handgun made with a 3d printer. BBC News reports the gun is made entirely of plastic parts, except for the firing pin, made from a nail. The Guardian also reports the gun has a piece of steel inside to comply with U.S. gun laws, so it won’t be invisible to metal detectors.Host @DavidBegnaud delivers breaking news and today's trending buzz in 45 seconds.