How VR will change the face of education and professional training

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Once regarded a science fiction fantasy, the idea of a virtual environment is now a very possible future. In fact, Facebook has even announced that it will soon launch a virtual reality (VR) social network with simulated avatars.

VR works because it puts people at the epicentre of an experience and has the potential to dramatically change the way we approach education and the world of work.

Education

When it comes to education, VR creates a...