Education in VR: Top 10 | The VR Guys

Education in VR: Top 10

Google Earth


Google Earth VR lets you explore the world from totally new perspectives in virtual reality. Stroll the streets of Tokyo, soar over the Grand Canyon, or walk around the Eiffel Tower. This virtual reality app lets you see the world’s cities, landmarks, and natural wonders. You can fly over a city, stand at the top of the highest peaks, and even soar into space.





Roblox is a massively multiplayer online and game creation system platform that allows users to design their own games and play a wide variety of different types of games created by other users. The platform hosts user-created games and virtual worlds covering a wide variety of genres, from traditional racing and role-playing games to simulations and obstacle courses.





Wrench is a highly detailed race car mechanic simulator that tasks you with maintaining your team’s race cars. Players run a shop and responsible for their customers car’s- From fluid changes to replacing engine main bearings. Wrench also features a growing library of aftermarket parts that the player can use to address customer needs or install on their own persistent shop cars.



3D Organon


3D Organon can be simply used as a spotter for identifying anatomical structures, but full depth detail, such as descriptions and toolkits, are there for those looking for deeper knowledge. The software is easy to grasp for students and users without a medical or scientific background.



Universal Sandbox


Universe Sandbox ² is a physics-based space simulator. It merges gravity, climate, collision, and material interactions to reveal the beauty of our universe and the fragility of our planet. You can also create your own systems and explore historical events and future scenarios from a first-person perspective. Ride along with Voyager or experience a Lunar Eclipse.



Tilt Brush


Tilt Brush lets you paint in 3D space with virtual reality. Unleash your creativity with three-dimensional brush strokes, stars, light, and even fire. Your room is your canvas. Your palette is your imagination. The possibilities are endless.





Nanome allows you to go down to the nanoscale and model and simulate proteins and chemicals. Import PDB’s/SDFs, manipulate ligands, apply energy minimization algorithms, all with your colleagues right next to you.



Nefertari: Journey to Eternity


In Egypt’s legendary Valley of the Queens lies Queen Nefertari’s tomb, one of the modern world’s most detailed windows into ancient Egyptians’ journey towards the afterlife. Now, state-of-the-art photogrammetry has allowed Nerfertari’s tomb to be scanned with millimeter accuracy. For the first time ever, step inside the fabled tomb and immerse yourself in the story of its art, history, construction, and mythology through interactive elements.



Apollo 11


Apollo 11 VR HD is the story of the greatest journey ever taken by humankind.

Now you get to experience this historic event through the eyes of those who lived through it. Using a mix of original archive audio and video together with accurate recreations of the spacecraft and locations, all set to inspirational music, get set for an experience that will not only educate you but will also leave a lasting impression and deep respect for the men and women who worked on the Apollo program during NASA’s golden era.