On October 28, 2017, The Guardian published “Virtual reality headsets could put children’s health at risk.”
Scientists studied children aged 8–12 playing 20-minute games. Here’s what they discovered:
Researchers have warned that virtual reality headsets could pose risks to users, particularly children. The scientists, based at Leeds University, believe continued use of VR sets could trigger eyesight and balance problems in young people unless changes are made to devices.
They aren’t the first researchers to study VR and its impact on users.
From the Association for Psychological Science (February 2014): “Virtual avatars may impact real-world behavior”
“Our results indicate that just five minutes of role-play in virtual environments as either a hero or villain can easily cause people to reward or punish anonymous strangers,” says lead researcher Gunwoo Yoon of the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign.
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