Exploring the universe in virtual reality
Yesterday I participated in a charity fundraising event (on the organizing side, not the funding side) in which I provided folks with an opportunity to explore the universe in virtual reality. Here's a preview of the software:
The simulation is Space Engine. So, so much fun. It's always enjoyable when you see someone strap on a VR headset and do something like this for the first time.
I wrote up more about this event on my lab's website: https://mavrxlab.org/event/2021-dine_under_the_stars/