Uses of virtual reality
Date: Around 1995
What are some uses for virtual reality?
Besides entertainment --
-- Realistic training (flight) simulators for pilots
-- Testing designs/layouts before building a prototype (i.e., an
architect might have a potential home buyer walk-through their proposed
kitchen area to see that all appliances are conveniently located, there is
adequate walking space, etc.
--Viewing relationships between objects (perhaps biological molecules such
as enzymes) can sometimes give insight into how reactions occur.
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