High brightness LEDs
Orders are now placed for the PCBs via Newbury Electronics 1 day service…
3D printing (Rapid Prototyping) provides a dice housing that will roll
The Smart Sand project from MIT is also exploring dice-like concepts
The University of Cambridge uses LEGO to investigate the growth of synthetic bone.
The concept for the dice casing. The wood is cut via a CO2 laser, and delivered mail order from the people at Ponoko. This has the advantage that if anyone wanted to reproduce the casing independently, the designs could be repeat-ordered.