Niantic launched Pokemon to worldwide critical acclaim, spurring a widespread interest in AR.
Home: A VR Spacewalk enables would-be astronauts to embark on a spacewalk 250 miles above the Earth’s surface, something only a few people have ever done for real. They are tasked with making a repair on the outside of the International Space Station, before being confronted with a heart-stopping emergency situation.
The live experience featured a heart-rate monitor altering the story based on mood, haptic feedback and live guidance from astronauts. All of this tied to a sense of immersion that pushed boundaries and won multiple awards globally.
Immersive technologies are an important part of NASAs mission in exploring the universe. From keeping astronauts fit in space to conducting experiments prior to launch, you can find out how here.