ESPN discusses virtual reality created by VHIL to help Stanford quarterbacks read defenses.
Can experiences in virtual reality impact human behavior? Professor Bailenson shares several studies from the Virtual Human Interaction Lab that demonstrate these changes, impacting the way we conserve resources, save for retirement, train for sports, learn and understand diversity.
What happens when we spend so much time in virtual spaces?
Jeremy Bailenson talks about the power of virtual reality technology to effect behavioral change, especially in the challenging area of lifestyle modification. Filmed at FutureMed, Singularity University.
Jeremy Bailenson shares his research on virtual reality, avatars, transformed social interaction, and related communication and psychological theories, as well as implications for citizens living in the digital age.
50 percent of children who experienced swimming with whales in virtual reality thought the experience was real.
In VHIL researcher Grace Ahn's study, participants used less paper after cutting down a virtual tree.
How achievable are the virtual experiences seen in The Matrix, Tron, and James Cameron's Avatar? Do our brains know where "reality" ends and "virtual" begins?