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Dassault Takes a 3D Trip Back in Time

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Giza 3D
Cadman-LT   5/31/2012 8:30:39 AM
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Such a great use of 3d..and so cool! I finally have a legitimate reason to get a 3D TV. 

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For Star Trek fans
GlennA   5/31/2012 8:49:28 AM
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So, the HoloDeck is nearing reality ?  Science Fiction becoming Science Fact ?

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Beth Stackpole   5/31/2012 9:24:29 AM
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Crazy, isn' it. I expect these 3D experiences to come fast and furiously. There are some really unbelievable applications in terms of presenting a multi-faceted, immersive learning experience, whether it's taking a trip back in historical times or using the 3D tools to deliver learning experiences around engineering practices, medical procedures, etc.

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Cadman-LT   5/31/2012 10:13:10 AM
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Yep, crazy for sure. I agree with you. I cannot imagine what things will be like in 5-10 years...just incredible.

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Cadman-LT   5/31/2012 10:23:16 AM
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Take all of the 3D, combined with something like the new LEAP...hard to imagine what it will all lead to. It should prove to be very interesting though! From an engineering point it could and probably will totally change how things are designed. And that's just one thing. 

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Ann R. Thryft   5/31/2012 1:26:09 PM
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Beth, thanks for reporting on this. As an archaeology fan and student, I think 3D and virtual reality are great technologies for teaching, especially about the past.

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Charles Murray   5/31/2012 7:26:28 PM
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I agree, Cadman-LT. This is the first time I've ever been tempted to buy a 3-D TV.

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naperlou   5/31/2012 10:44:53 PM
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That seems to be the idea.  I worked on a military project where they would have like to have had such a model of the battlefield.  Back then we assumed that we would use holographic technology to do this.

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Beth Stackpole   6/1/2012 7:30:35 AM
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Spot on, Cadman-LT. The combination of 3D technologies and the new haptics and user input devices like the Leap (all of which are taking a page from the gaming industry) are really pushing the 3D envelope. We'll see that experience translated into immersive virtual experiences like Giza and other historical endeavors, but will also see it making its way into full-blown engineering environments that will make the whole design experience much more interactive and immersive without having to have access to a multi-million virtual reality CAVE.

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Charles Murray   6/1/2012 5:59:08 PM
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I don't know if this is a good thing or bad thing, but with this technology, I may be taking a few future international vacations from my easy chair.  

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