CHILDREN OF PROMETHEUS: The Accelerating Pace of Human Evolution
By Christopker Wills. Perseus Books.288 pp. $25
our universe. But artificial telepresence can also be used to design manufacturing systems that run in the physical world.
Heim gives some attention to helmetmounted displays, the gloves, and other simulation apparatus most commonly identified with VR. But he notes the practical difficulties that have frustrated early recreational versions of these combat-born techniques, including nausea and disorientation in a significant number of users. He notes an alternative form of VR, the CAVE Automatic Visual Environment,...