For decades, virtual reality was a consistent presence in science fiction. Blockbusters like Total Recall, The Lawnmower Man, and The Matrix all explore what life may be like once virtual reality becomes, well, a reality. While technology may not yet have caught up with the imaginations of science fiction’s greatest minds, it’s come a lot further than most people… Continue reading Virtual Reality Travel Is Here and Will Soon Take You Anywhere
Augmented reality is a curious technology that’s changing the way people experience everyday things. From playing games on mobile devices to going through job training, many of the standard tasks people take on can be enhanced and transformed through the use of augmented reality. How does augmented reality work? Through the use of high-powered processors… Continue reading The Potential of Augmented Reality in Medicine
Virtual reality or VR has become one of the most fast-progressing and promising technologies in recent memory. Those paid and free VR games garner the most attention for their ability to use the unique perspective as a form of entertainment, the tech has the potential to change many aspects of life. One of these is… Continue reading How Can VR Education Revolutionize Learning Forever?
Every day the world relies more and more on technology, so rapid advancements in the field are no longer surprising. In fact, they’re expected. Entrepreneurs step out and take the risks to develop unique products that meet needs we didn’t even know we had. Engineers and designers already working in the technology industry are coming up with new ways… Continue reading Futuristic Technology 101: Tech Products That Could Change Everything
What’s the biggest project you can think of when using a 3D printer? For some, it might be a simple display case or a replica of a weapon in a movie or video game. In the case of a 3D printed house, ambitions are much higher. Scientists and philanthropists are considering the idea of using a 3d… Continue reading Making the World: How a 3D Printed House Could End Homelessness
Virtual reality has a myriad of applications, from lifelike games that simulate real-life experiences to augmented reality in fantasy based arenas. As a result of advancements in technology, virtual reality is now available in our living rooms, and applications for virtual reality continue to expand into education, medical research, and driving simulations. What is PlayStation… Continue reading PlayStation VR Review: Hours Of Entertainment With A First Person Point Of View
Mars – it’s the red planet, one of Earth’s neighbors, and a consistent source of sci-fi lore from authors and scriptwriters across the world. Ever since the beginning of recorded human history, humans have called Earth their home. This would’ve seemed like an extremely redundant statement to anyone before the 20th century, as space travel was… Continue reading Terraforming Mars Rules and Guidelines: Could Humans Live Beyond Earth?
How much do you love a bright, sunny day? We love the warmth and joy of spring and summer days when the sun emerges from the winter clouds and celebrate the heat it brings. Nearly every American schoolchild can remember the delight of the summer holidays. The sun has many pleasant and positive memories for… Continue reading How Does the Sun Produce Energy & How to Use It?
Oceans are fascinating because of the diversity of habitats they contain. Compared with habitats found on land, ocean habitats are more transient and depend on variable weather patterns. Yet, weather patterns are a function of the underlying planetary climate, which has been undergoing many changes since the industrial revolution. This means that the future of… Continue reading The Future of Ocean Habitats
It certainly seems as though the next generation will grow up during a time when manned missions to Mars really aren’t a big deal, something akin to how the world currently seems to feel about sending astronauts into space – exciting, sure, but not monumental. Of course, the next step after that will be making Mars livable… Continue reading Terraforming Mars: Rules That Will Need to Be Implemented