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  1. VIRTUAL REALITY THE NEW REALITY Karen Van Iwaarden DeVry University – 2012 New Frontiers in Interactive Media Project

  2. WHAT IS VIRTUAL REALITY (VR)? • Definition: • Virtual = near • Reality = what we experience as humans • Therefore, virtual reality means ‘near reality’ (Virtual Reality, 2009) • VR creates: • Computer generated worlds • Immersive environments

  3. VR WILL BE USED IN SO MANY WAYS? • Architecture • Art • Rehabilitation • Education • Engineering • Entertainment • Medicine • Military • Sex

  4. Architecture • Art • Rehabilitation

  5. Education • Engineering • Entertainment

  6. Medicine • Military • Sex

  7. BRAIN CHANGES • Reactions after VR • Nausea or simulator sickness • Lack of real world sensations • Dream life disruption • Social isolation or lack of connection with others

  8. VR WILL PROVIDE THE ABILITY TO • Share dreams • Travel through history • Save data with a flick of the wrist • Spend time with someone who is miles away • Experience life situations a disability will not allow • Change the world as we know it today VIRTUAL REALITY WILL BE THE NEW REALITY

  9. Works Cited Advameg, Inc. (2012). Chapter 6 Which World Is Real? The Future of Virtual Reality. Retrieved December 13, 2012, from Science Clarified: http://www.scienceclarified.com/scitech/Virtual-Reality/Which-World-Is-Real-The- Future-of-Virtual-Reality.html Briggs, J. C. (2003, November 13). The Promise of Virtual Reality. Retrieved December 12, 2012, from The Cyberpunk Project: http://project.cyberpunk.ru/idb/virtualreality_promise.html Info NIAC. (2007-2011). Virtual Reality Might Be Used to Aid Bullied Children. Retrieved December 12, 2012, from Info NIAC: http://www.infoniac.com/science/virtual-reality-might-be-used-to-aid-bullied-children.html The Board of Trustees of the University of Illinois. (1995). Virtual Reality: History. Retrieved December 11, 2012, from Expo/Theater/Virtual Environments: http://archive.ncsa.illinois.edu/Cyberia/VETopLevels/VR.History.html Virtual Reality. (2009). Virtual Reality. Retrieved December 11, 2012, from Virtual Reality: http://www.vrs.org.uk/