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iLRN 2020 VR Conference Production Design
Remember that conference where there were respected speakers from immersive learning research and industry, vetted scientific and practitioner research presented in the flipped model, guided adventures as field trips…and hosted in at least 3 virtual platforms (VirBELA FrameVR AltspaceVR)?We do! Heather and Tiago eagerly put our hands to the...
Taxonomy of VR Platforms
Genesis first, then classification; this is the design pattern for new productions. After seeing current efforts, we realize that writers are struggling to create a virtual reality platform taxonomy and are not reaching a satisfying conclusion. Thus, we present a taxonomy that suits our own priorities of accessibility, immersion,...
iLRN 2020 Doc Colloquium
Hi all I wonder if there is someone in here doing a PhD in something related to immersive environments / XR / VR / AR, or that knows someone (that knows someone) that matches that criteria. This year the conference organized by Immersive Learning Research Network will take place online and...
WebVR Solar System
Making a website that's a virtual reality experience is getting now lots of attention. Many tools out there to help create such WebVR experiences. In this article we'll be exploring one called A-Frame which is built out of HTML and JavaScript.This exploration isn't something new and so we're guiding ourselves...
RecRoom bonfire snow cozy
As social beings, humans look for connection to shorten the social distance. Many individuals and organizations are utilizing virtual reality (VR) for the first time. Social VR platforms are seeing a dramatic increase in use. Businesses also are using VR to communicate across distances, to prototype solutions, and guide...
AltSpaceVR selfie
Have you ever been involved in a project that became so intense that you begin to realize that the project is either going to go spectacularly well or utterly flop? Right before the Educators in VR 2020 International Summit, we had that feeling. We write that not to cast doubt on this organization. Conversely, we want...
Immersive Big Data Visualization
Virtual immersive environments offer great opportunities in many areas, but there are few studies on their usefulness as an information visualization tool. This work has assumed that it is possible to view big data in a mobile virtual immersive environment satisfactorily. Thus, it aimed to propose a visual model...
After Rain
In hopes of influencing eco-friendly changes,  Stanford University's Virtual Human Interaction Lab is working to incorporate VR into environmental education. Through the theory of embodied cognition, virtual reality has the potential to provide experiences that provoke emotions similar to what would be experienced in real life. People will get...
Worms
On May 28, 2018, Barabasi et al. have launched an article where the application of recent advances in network control to completely describe the nervous system (of a worm) and provide mechanistic explanations for structure relations (brain connections) and observed functions is done (if the worm had hands, could be,...