Think Breakfast: Connecting with Nature through Virtual Reality
We often bemoan the way digital technologies isolate us from the natural world, however Virtual Reality technology could offer some creative solutions to help us reconnect with the beauty and majesty of the wilderness. VR can also open up some natural environments to people who will never have to opportunity to see it personally, for whatever reasons.
Research indicates that VR can help people to empathise and make emotional connections with broader social and environmental issues. So could VR help us to fall in love with the natural world again? Nic was joined by Cheyne Anderson from Think: Digital Futures to discuss the potential of this evolving tech on the environment.