World’s first Virtual Reality rollercoaster

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Alton Towers have opened the world’s first fully synced Virtual Reality rollercoaster. The rollercoaster, named ‘Galactica” uses motion sensors to link physical twists and turns to computer graphics played to the rider via a headset.   Simon Reveley from Figment Productions created the virtual reality ride, which takes riders on a 189 second flight from […]

Discovery of a new bug that can break down plastics

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It is reported that in just 30 years times the amount of plastic waste in the ocean will outweigh fish. Unless something is done to recycle more plastic materials they will have a devastating effect on the worlds ecosystem. One of the most damaging forms of plastic is Polyethylene Terephthalate, which is found in most […]

Top gadgets at the Mobile World Congress.

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The Mobile World Congress is the worlds biggest trade fair of its kind and where top wireless gadgets become reality. The event took place last month in Barcelona, Spain and was dominated by an array of virtual reality, advances in development of 5G network and connected objects. Products included were powerful smartphones, VR headsets and […]