TITLE

From Ferris wheels to virtual reality

PUB. DATE
July 1993
SOURCE
U.S. News & World Report;7/26/93, Vol. 115 Issue 4, p19
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Pictures George Washington Gale Ferris Jr.'s first wheel bearing his name, which debuted at Chicago's World Columbian Exposition in 1893, a towering 264 feet and weighing 2.4 million pounds. Sega Enterprises and other companies are currently planning to give customers the thrills of such amusement-park rides through the interactive computer-based fantasy world of virtual reality. Sega's plans for VR simulations; Comments on virtual reality.
ACCESSION #
9307200210

 

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