[ExI] Aquarium of the Bay Introduces New AR and VR Attractions
William Flynn Wallace
foozler83 at gmail.com
Tue Aug 15 00:23:44 UTC 2017
billk wrote: Aquarium on the Bay at PIER 39 in San Francisco just launched
three new VR and AR exhibits, allowing visitors up close interaction
and polar bears without disturbing the animals.
Does this mean that when the tech improves a bit we can just do this at
home and not have to go to the zoo? The zoo will only then be used by VR
makers to sell to home audiences - and locals (why do we call them
'audiences' when they are watching?).
On Mon, Aug 14, 2017 at 4:56 PM, BillK <pharos at gmail.com> wrote:
> One more thing for Spike to add to his busy schedule! :)
> You can now swim with sperm whales and play with polar bears all in
> San Francisco, thanks to virtual reality.
> Aquarium on the Bay at PIER 39 in San Francisco just launched three
> new VR and AR exhibits, allowing visitors up close interaction with
> whales and polar bears without disturbing the animals.
> The three exhibitions include an interactive sculptural series of 11
> different researchers who have changed our understanding of ocean
> life, a new virtual reality film theatre, and two AR attractions that
> will allow visitors to interact with whales, polar bears, and other
> arctic creatures.
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