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V-R Meets The E-R

V-R meets the E-R, Virtual Reality is no longer just for video games. The Medical Industry is utilizing the Technology to teach students how to react during health emergencies. Let’s see how researchers at the University of Texas at San Antonio are using the V-R System.  

The Alamo through Virtual Reality

One of the top tourist destinations in San Antonio, Texas is the site of the historic battle of the Alamo. Now with the help of virtual reality, visitors can experience the legendary siege of the Alamo like never before.

The Race to find an Ebola Vaccine

The West Africa Ebola Epidemic of 2014 was the most widespread outbreak in the disease’s history. While Today doctors are better equipped at containing the spread of this Virus, there is a lot more work to be done in order to prevent future epidemics.  We visit the Texas Biomedical Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas […]

Predicting the Clouds

New research at the University of Texas at San Antonio is helping to predict clouds and weather patterns that affect solar grids.

Pumping impacts to Devils River

A geoscience team from the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas, is using computer modeling in an effort to understand how surface water and groundwater interact.

What’s next for driverless cars?

Engineers at the Southwest Research Institute in San Antonio, Texas have been developing autonomous vehicle technology for more than a decade. We take you inside the lab to see how the technology behind driverless cars has evolved.

SciTech Now Episode 302

Epidemiologists in North Carolina track the evolution and geographic spread of Zika; CNET’s Ben Fox Rubin discusses how refugees in Greece are using mobile phones, apps and social media; Science Friday shares insights about the mysterious octopus; and a special place in San Antonio, Texas where teens might not have access to technology and the […]

Geekdom, a catalyst for startups and apps

Geekdom is the largest single-location collaborative workspace in the country. Now in its fifth year, this San Antonio, Texas incubator is educating and attracting young talent while serving as a catalyst for new startups and apps.