Disney Research Uses 3D Printing to Enhance Virtual Reality

What if you could actually feel the sensation of interacting with a ball in a video game? Experience the delicate touch of a butterfly, which exists only in cyberspace, as it flutters to rest on the back of your hand? Researchers at Disney are using 3D printing technology in an attempt to bring just that sort of tactile element to cyberspace with their research into what they've dubbed AIREAL.

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