Famous Viking Map of North America Is Totally Fake

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A Carnivorous Plant Has Been Hiding in Plain Sight in North America

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Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway Is Now One Of The Largest AR Exhibits In North America


If you are familiar with Boston, then you know all about the Rose Fitzgerald Kennedy Greenway , a stunning strip of land filled with beautiful gardens, promenades, plazas, and fountains that takes you through multiple Boston neighborhoods, from Chinatown all the way to Boston’s North End. The post Boston’s Rose Kennedy Greenway Is Now One Of The Largest AR Exhibits In North America appeared first on VRScout. Exploring Boston’s past via an AR time machine.

Maps Show North America's Growing Tick Invasion

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Here are some terrifying images of the growing tick threat in North America, courtesy of NASA satellite data.

Vive Pro Eye Now Available For Purchase In North America


HTC announced today their Vive Pro Eye VR headset is now available for purchase in North America through Vive.com and select retailers. The Vive Pro Eye takes this technology one step further as the demands for enterprise-grade VR continue to grow and evolve,” said Dan O’Brien, GM, HTC Americas. As previously stated, the HTC Vive Pro Eye is available for purchase now at Vive.com and participating North American retailers.

Oculus Quest Goes ‘Out Of Stock’ In North America After Backorder


The post Oculus Quest Goes ‘Out Of Stock’ In North America After Backorder appeared first on UploadVR. Oculus Quest is ‘Out of Stock’ in some countries after being backordered into March.

Footprints Suggest Humans Migrated Deep Into North America Earlier Than Previously Known

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Evidence published this week not only changes the timing of human existence in southwestern North America but suggests that people remained in that location for at least 2,000 years.

A Rare, Cancer-Like Parasite Is Emerging in North America

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A cancer-like parasitic disease caused by certain tapeworms has squirmed its way into North America, researchers in Canada warn.

CtrlV Opens First Vive VR Arcade In North America


Recently UploadVR posted an in-depth feature on how The post CtrlV Opens First Vive VR Arcade In North America appeared first on UploadVR. entertainment Experiences canada ctrlv VR arcade

Confirmed: Vikings Reached the Americas Long Before Columbus

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Vikings were active at a Newfoundland settlement nearly 500 years before Christopher Columbus crossed the Atlantic, new research suggests. Read more.

An Ancient Dog Bone Could Be Evidence of the Route Humans Took to North America

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A fragment of 10,000-year-old dog bone found along the Alaskan coast could be the oldest evidence of domesticated dogs in North America, and potential evidence of a coastal route taken by the first people to cross into North America from Eurasia.

‘Sairento VR’ Launches on PSVR in Europe, Arriving in North America Next Week

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Singapore-based studio Mixed Realms today released their high-flying ninja combat game Sairento VR (2018) in Europe on PSVR; the North American release is slated to arrive next week. North American customers will have to wait until July 9th to download, and August 13th for the hard copy. The post ‘Sairento VR’ Launches on PSVR in Europe, Arriving in North America Next Week appeared first on Road to VR.

Found in Alaska, These Blue Beads Could Be the Oldest Evidence of European Goods in North America

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European-crafted glass beads found at three different indigenous sites in northern Alaska date back to the pre-colonial period of North America, in what is an intriguing archaeological discovery.

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Humans Have Changed North America More Than an Ice Age

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It’s clear that human activities such as land use and fossil fuel extraction have caused ecological changes like the climate crisis and biodiversity loss. New research shows just how massive the scale of those changes are. Read more. ecosystems land use agriculture climate change

TPCast for Vive is Now Available for Pre-order in North America at $300

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The company suffered somewhat of a false start when they first announced pre-order availability in North America back in September. No information on North American availability has been made public yet. The post TPCast for Vive is Now Available for Pre-order in North America at $300 appeared first on Road to VR. TPCast, the eponymous company producing a wireless VR transmitter, is now offering its HTC Vive-specific device for pre-order in US and Canada.

Humans Reached North America 10,000 Years Earlier Than We Thought, New Research Suggests

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Archaeological discoveries in a Mexican cave suggest humans reached North America some 30,000 years ago, which is a whopping 10,000 to 15,000 years earlier than previous estimates. first peoples anthropology peopling of the americas human migrations science

HTC Launches Vive Focus in North America & Europe with Enterprise Emphasis

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At a special event today in San Francisco, HTC announced that Vive Focus , the company’s standalone 6DOF headset, is launching for enterprise customers starting today in 37 markets, including North America and Europe. HTC North Americas General Manager Dan O’Brien reinforced that Vive Focus 6DOF controllers are coming, although there’s still no ETA on when these will be available to anyone besides developers at this time.

‘Hotel Transylvania’ VR Rhythm Game Comes to VR Arcades in North America, Europe & China

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Called Hotel Transylvania Popstic , the game is said to be featured at around 500 VR arcades across North America, Europe, and China. If you’re in North America, Europe, or China, check with your local VR arcade to find out if Hotel Transylvania Popstic is on offer. The post ‘Hotel Transylvania’ VR Rhythm Game Comes to VR Arcades in North America, Europe & China appeared first on Road to VR.

TPCast for Rift Pre-orders Start Shipping Next Week in North America and Europe

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The post TPCast for Rift Pre-orders Start Shipping Next Week in North America and Europe appeared first on Road to VR. TPCast, the wireless transmitter first launched for Vive , is going to be arriving in few different regions soon including US, Canada, and much of the European Union. Pre-orders, which are available now, are slated to arrive as early as next week.

New ‘Jurassic World’ VR Game to Debut at Dave & Buster’s Across North America Next Week

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The post New ‘Jurassic World’ VR Game to Debut at Dave & Buster’s Across North America Next Week appeared first on Road to VR. Universal and The Virtual Reality Company (VRC) today announced Jurassic World VR Expedition , an out-of-home VR rescue adventure that puts you in the dense, dino-filled jungles familiar to the film franchise, is debuting on June 14th at more than 100 Dave & Buster’s entertainment centers.

Lost ‘Foreign’ Neighborhood Discovered at Ancient Maya City of Tikal

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Meet the First Endangered Animal to Be Cloned in North America

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Elizabeth Ann is the first clone of a black-footed ferret, but more importantly, she’s the first endangered species to be cloned in the United States. Her birth represents an important milestone in the ongoing effort to increase the genetic diversity of this threatened species. Read more.

Samsung’s Exploding Phones Spread To North America


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Starbucks makes 'strawless' lids standard in North America to cut down on waste

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The massive coffeehouse chain announced that clear plastic "strawless" lids would be the standard going forward in North America for tea, iced coffee, and espresso drinks. The change comes after a trial period in some North American markets over the past year.

The PlayStation Store Summer Sale has Begun, in North America

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That’s just so long as you live in North America, as the European store isn’t listing any discounts just yet. With the Oculus and Steam summer sales over, now it’s the turn of PlayStation VR owners to enjoy some sunny savings on the best virtual reality (VR) title the platform has to offer. For those that do live in the US or Canada then there are over 30 videogames to chose from.

The Ultimate Neo Geo Home Arcade Machine Is Coming To North America

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The Neo Geo sure has been enjoying a real retro renaissance over the past couple of years. We’ve gotten the Neo Geo Mini arcade machine , the Neo Geo Arcade Stick Pro , and now we’re getting the SNK Neo Geo MVSX, a full-size arcade cabinet with 50 games for $500.

A New Heat Wave Will Set Records Across the West This Weekend

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The Science Behind Heat Waves

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HTC VIVE Pro Eye launches in North America for enterprise customers


After a period of hype, the VR market seems to have gone a bit quieter. Some might take it as a sign of stagnation but others will most likely argue that it’s simply maturing behind the scenes. One sign of that maturity is perhaps the adoption of VR technology and hardware in the potentially more lucrative enterprise market. And that’s … Continue reading. Archive HTC virtual reality VR

How One Man Turned The Busiest International Border Crossing In North America Into The Centerpiece Of His Empire

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Manuel “Matty” Moroun died on Monday at 93 years old.

Archaeologists Map Nearly 500 Mesoamerican Sites and See Distinct Design Patterns

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That Grizzly Bear Killed by a Mountain Goat Was Innocent

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Eagles Are Filled With Rat Poison

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Pacific Northwest Bakes Under More Searing Heat

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The Pacific Northwest is enduring searing heat at the end of this week, a little over a month after multiple days of record-breaking temperatures killed hundreds of people in the region. Read more.

The New Maya and the Three Trailer Introduces a Few Magical Helpers

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When we last saw Netflix’s “ Mexican Lord of the Rings , ” the titular Maya (voiced by Zoe Saldana ) was trying to transcend her patriarchal culture to become a warrior, only to discover her life has been claimed by the God of War, Lord Mictlan ( Alfred Molina ).

Trump Administration’s Disregard for Wildlife and Culture Spreads Across North America

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The Radical Possibility of Deb Haaland at the Department of Interior

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