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vertigo

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Oculus Rift and Kinect 'Vertigo Simulator' is totally terrifying

By hacking a bunch of gadgets -- and a fan -- together, it turns out you can convince a human it's about to die!

18 Images By May 29, 2013

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Get vertigo: Relive Felix Baumgartner's epic space jump in video

A new extended video, tied to a GoPro Super Bowl ad, shows eight minutes of Baumgartner's epic jump.

By January 31, 2014

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Inhaling and absorbing cocktails at 'Alcoholic Architecture' (Tomorrow Daily 209)

A design studio in London is launching a six-month installation featuring a cube filled with humidified liquor at the end of July. Even though you can only stay inside long enough to get a little tipsy, we can already hear your liver thanking you.

By July 15, 2015

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'Alcoholic Architecture' lets visitors breathe in booze (Tomorrow Daily 209)

Ashley and Khail talk about a new short-term experience in London featuring alcoholic mist you can inhale, a first-of-its-kind electric wheelchair built using Segway guts and a vertigo-inducing hotel room only for the adventurous at heart. #TDBreathe

By July 15, 2015

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Impossible fairground rides bring on the vertigo

The fictional Institute for Centrifugal Research uses incredible fairground rides to examine the effect of centrifugal force on cognitive function.

By February 6, 2013

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ScenePast reels you in with film sites then and now

Want to know what a street corner from the 1958 movie "Vertigo" looks like today? Take a click through this cool app for movie buffs.

By June 24, 2014

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Vertigo sufferers seek treatment on YouTube

People suffering from benign paroxysmal positional vertigo can find easy relief on YouTube. But they have to be choosy about which video they watch -- only 64 percent of the clips showing the Epley maneuver are accurate.

By July 25, 2012

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Correction: Felix Baumgartner's space jump in video

This story has been updated to specify the full duration of Felix Baumgartner's space jump. The jump, from exiting the capsule till landing on Earth, lasted 9 minutes and 3 seconds.

Read the updated story here.

By January 31, 2014

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Andrew Keen: Fear Facebook and the social Web

In his new book, "Digital Vertigo," Keen argues that the profusion of sharing online is dividing, diminishing and disorienting humanity.

By June 5, 2012

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Andrew Keen: 'Social media is killing our species'

In his new book, "Digital Vertigo," Keen argues that the profusion of sharing online is harming society, dividing, diminishing, and disorienting humanity.

By June 4, 2012