virtual reality

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virtual reality

[vur′cho̅o̅·əl]
a system of computer-generated, three-dimensional, imaginary environments with which a person can subjectively interact. Examples include medical research to monitor brain activity in the hippocampus of subjects trying to solve maze problems. It is also used for simulations and gaming.
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This gave her the rare perspective of a person who has been through the process of being immersed inside artificial reality.
Filming locations include; Grass Valley/CA, Lucasfilms ltd, Pixar Studios, NASA, Letterman Digital Arts Center/San Francisco, Las Vegas/NV, Tokyo/Japan, Los Angeles/CA, Comic-Con/San Diego, SXSW and selected locations inside artificial reality itself.
To keep human brains active and happy, everyone is plugged into The Matrix, an artificial reality that looks just like the present day.
In trying to develop Du Lac into this sort of artificial reality, this environment that's just so hyper-controlled, there were a couple of models that we could go for,'' co-director Vicky Jenson explains.
Says Krueger, "VIDEOPLACE is an artificial reality in which the laws of cause and effect are composed by the artist.
Voice Dancer -- A virtual reality experience created by Artificial Reality, Voice Dancer offers users a multisensory walk down a virtual pathway which moves through a landscape populated by unique creatures with which the user may interact.