The practical uses for augmented reality — which superimposes digital information onto real world surroundings — seem endless. Technologists have envisioned futuristic applications such as glasses that allow wearers to visualize turn-by-turn navigation in real time and immersive gaming headsets.
As the spring makes way for summer there are a few things we can usually look forward to. Spring cleaning chores, pollen, and lots of rain! Spring cleaning is what it is and downsizing is a pretty mentally healthy thing after a long winter spent mostly indoors. Pollen, we happened to have just done a piece on pollen recently, so check that out to lear more on our regional pollen intensity. That leaves, rain!
NOVA Wonders takes viewers on a journey to the frontiers of science, where researchers are tackling some of the biggest questions about life and the cosmos.
There are billions of people that get around every single day using all kinds of modes of transportations. For moving the most people at once we still rely on the conventional trains, plans, and automobiles, but all that could change thanks to new innovations in the transportation technology industry. Every day researchers and scientists are looking for ways to develop new 21st century options for how we move around.
Follow Bill Nye, once the host of the popular kids show, as he seeks to change the world through science. He’s shedding the “Science Guy” costume with the goal of creating a more scientifically literate world.
Watch POV–Bill Nye: Science Guy April 18 at 10:00 p.m. on WCVE PBS/WHTJ PBS. Check listings for additional air-times.