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The latest neuroscience experiments into cognition and perception point the way towards delightful and compelling new directions for our virtual worlds to take us. From David Byrne’s VR immersive theater To the philosophical questions in Cory Doctorow’s near future novel coming out in April, which Hi, I’m Crystal Beasley and… Continue Reading Using the Full Body as the Controller in VR

>>ALL OF IT FROM MY SIDE OF THE VEHICLE BECAUSE WE WERE PULLING SECURITY. I WAS TRYING NOT TO PAY ATTENTION TO IT THOUGH BECAUSE I NEEDED TO KEEP MY EYES OUT. IT’S VERY NERVE WRECKING EVERY TIME THAT YOU GO INTO THE VIRTUAL REALITY. YOU DON’T REALLY KNOW WHAT… Continue Reading SCIENCE!: PTSD Virtual Reality Treatment

Atomontage Engine can render elastically deformable destructible high-resolution voxel bodies. Unlike many Internet trolls say, this effect is doable with voxels and it is actually super easy in Atomontage Engine. Deformation can be pre-defined (using a mathematical function or similar) or resulting from the simulated physics. Both static and dynamic… Continue Reading Soft Voxel Bodies Are Super Easy!

Imagine a world where you have your own medical avatar, a sci-fi-like profile that’s made out of your real-time health data. After all, you can lift up your car hood and diagnose your engine, or open up a program on your computer to see why it’s not working properly. So,… Continue Reading Will Supercomputers Create Virtual Maps of Your Body in the Future?

– [Narrator] Amidst the opioid epidemic healthcare providers in Oregon are searching for alternatives to pain pills. – [Nurse] Remember playing with this? – Yeah. – Yeah, okay. – [Narrator] This is Moira Reeves. She’s six and has second degree burns throughout her body. – Okay, we’re gonna put on… Continue Reading Can Virtual Reality Replace Opioids As Pain Treatment?

When we learn acupuncture we also need to learn human anatomy And during the dissection class there are more than 10 students with one cadaver and limited dissection tools available the dissection table isn’t quite big enough to allow each student to participate In many cases, the blood vessels and… Continue Reading Acupuncture VR training in Beijing China