November 6-9, 2018
Carnegie Science Center
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Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) games are fun and exciting ways for students to grasp the concept of this new and important technology, but this lab takes things far beyond games.Virtual reality devices drop users into animated worlds, whereas augmented reality (AR) places digitalimages over real objects. AR and VR literally are game changers for many industries, such as architecture, building, research, design, engineering, and marketing. It’sfun and skill-building for thismillennium!
In this exciting lab, students experience virtual worlds using specialized virtual reality googles and smartphones (provided). “We are designing the eyes for the next generation,” says Jesse Schell, Schell Games, Pittsburgh.
Science and technology topics include: information technology, coding, technology, & careers
Program Capacity: 20Program Dates & Times
Nov. 6, 2018 – 10 am, 11 am, 12 noon, 1 pm
Nov. 7, 2018 – 10 am, 11 am, 12 noon, 1 pm
Nov. 8, 2018 – 10 am, 11 am, 12 noon, 1 pm
Nov. 9, 2018 – 10 am, 11 am, 12 noon, 1 pm
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