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Kyle Chayka

Kyle Chayka is a freelance writer living in Brooklyn. He reports on technology and culture for Pacific Standard, New York Observer, and Animal New York, tackling 3D-printed guns and legal marijuana start-ups, among other unorthodox subjects.

Why Is the Pentagon Dragging Its Feet on 3D Printing?

Troops in Afghanistan are testing 3D printers on the battlefield, but the military's acquisition process is getting in their way. By Kyle Chayka