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simulations

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Flying a 747 simulator (pictures)

Go inside the British Airways pilot training center and soar above London in a Boeing 747 simulator.

22 Images By April 19, 2016

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Death simulator lets you experience what it's like to be cremated

If you've ever wondered what it feels like to die, a new attraction in Shanghai aims to demystify the process.

By April 6, 2016

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We bring you peas: Vegetables grown in simulated Mars dirt

An experiment to test the viability of growing food on the Red Planet has resulted in successful crops of 10 different vegetables.

By March 8, 2016

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Ford revs up self-driving cars in simulated city

At Mcity, autonomous cars can learn to drive before facing the real world. This could help Ford speed up production of such vehicles.

By November 13, 2015

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Logitech's G920 Driving Force racing wheel offers the ultimate in high-octane simulation

Jeff Bakalar takes Logitech's G920 Driving Force steering wheel for a spin with Forza Motorsport 6 on Xbox One. It's expensive, but racing enthusiasts don't need to look any further.

By November 6, 2015

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How one company simulated the Simpson-Goldman murders

Computer simulations like this one, which aired on CNET 20 years ago, are now commonplace and much more advanced. But back when OJ Simpson was on trial for the Simpson-Goldman murders, this was truly cutting edge.

October 2, 2015

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Watch the high-tech (for 1995) computer simulation of the OJ Simpson murder case

On the 20th anniversary of the OJ Simpson verdict, we dig into the CNET Vault to find this amazing-for-the-time computer simulation, depicting how Nicole Brown Simpson and Ronald Goldman were killed.

By October 2, 2015

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Using VR with a cable-suspended, precision-motion roll cage looks like a blast (Tomorrow Daily 249)

We already can't wait for VR headsets to hit retail shelves en masse, but this huge parallel cable robot with VR simulation makes us even more excited about the future of virtual reality. Bonus: its creators think it could go beyond games and into teaching, research and medical studies.

By September 29, 2015

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'CableRobot' combines VR simulations and precision motion (Tomorrow Daily 249)

Ashley checks out a parallel cable robot using VR to offer incredible virtual experiences, enjoys watching five men control a single shark balloon with their minds and explains how gels might help scientists 3D print complicated biological structures.

By September 29, 2015

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Bill Hader's hilarious WWDC skit clones Tim Cook, kills goat simulator

Apple's annual developers conference kicks off with a hilarious parody satirizing everything from Angry Birds to the power of the App Store.

By June 8, 2015