There are many different ways in which 3d printing could save lives, probably in a more sustainable way than just donating to single person in need.
Helping kickstarter campaign like this to succeed pushes the whole 3d printing market a little bit further.
I think it is interesting that in French, this notion of a person being successful has no natural translation (although you can say it if you really want to) and it is something I never hear being mentioned.
How often do you see the BigBang or Plate Tectonics being reported as a controversy? There is a pile of evidence supporting anthropogenic climate change, but it's constantly downplayed as something one “believes” in or not.
I felt similarly. While I didn't think it was bad, I didn't think it was good, either. I watched it, but it never really pulled me in despite having everything that should have pulled me in. I spent most of the time waiting for something to happen or trying to figure out what had happened when something did happen.