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Tokyo goes miniature in detailed 3D-printed map

The full city map is made of 100 3D-printed pieces, each fitting in the palm of your hand From clay tablets to satellite imagery, technology has always shaped the way humans have made maps. More recently, advances in 3D printing and cartographic data collection have made it possible to print remarkably accurate 3D replicas of a geographic area. That’s precisely what Tokyo-based 3D-printing company iJet is doing with its new Kickstarter campaign: One Hundred Tokyo.
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