Emerging 'mixed reality' technology promises to bring history back to life.
Jan. 20, 2021 • ~7 min
How much does your virtual reality headset know about your life?
Oct. 15, 2020 • ~5 min
Virtual reality software which allows researchers to ‘walk’ inside and analyse individual cells could be used to understand fundamental problems in biology and
Oct. 12, 2020 • ~4 min
The way your brain processes threats that are close up may make it more difficults to get over the fear of the expereince over time.
June 30, 2020 • ~6 min
Virtual reality is great at taking users on a visual journey. But it's not so good for simulating touching objects. A new device could change that.
April 28, 2020 • ~6 min
A virtual reality avatar could guide patients to successfully complete physical therapy exercises in their own home.
March 2, 2020 • ~3 min
The AuraRing system can track hand movements and the user's finger, which could allow finer control over games, smartphones, VR, and more.
Feb. 6, 2020 • ~5 min
Taking occupational therapy for stroke survivors online and into virtual reality helps patients who couldn't make it to sessions in-person stick with it.
Nov. 22, 2019 • ~6 min
In a new virtual reality game, players have to use their sense of smell, touch, and heat to succeed.
Oct. 30, 2019 • ~4 min
From virtual spiders to a scary fanged squirrel, here are three creepy research stories from 2019 to celebrate Halloween.
Oct. 29, 2019 • ~4 min