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What is Reality
What is Reality is a new set of experiences that highlights immersive technologies. Discover the different approaches local scientists, engineers, and artists take to explore existential and practical questions. What is real and how do we know? What makes a fact? What constitutes proof? What tools and technologies do scientists and innovators use to answer these questions? How might technologies such as virtual and augmented reality alter our relationship with reality and with each other?
What is Reality is an opportunity to confront a broad variety of mind-bending topics alongside scientists and innovators who are shaping the future. In the coming months, expect a changing suite of highly-engaging experiences that will push and challenge our understanding of reality.
PacSci’s What is Reality project reaches new heights this summer and with new developments, expect things to go to places as yet unimagined.read more
Hyperspace XR is expanding its extended reality experience now showing at Pacific Science Center.read more
Pacific Science Center now has on display a small rock. While it's not very big, its story is huge. This little rock has never before been seen in public though it has been discussed endlessly on the Internet and elsewhere. What is called the Coso Artifact is now part...read more
In recent months, Pacific Science Center has been focused on what we call our What Is Reality effort...a new set of experiences that highlight immersive technologies...that's virtual reality, augmented reality, and so on. We've teamed up with local startups,...read more
Discover Pacific Science Center’s Artist Living Studio space in Building 4, where four local artists are participating in our pilot Artist in Residence program.read more
Pacific Science Center is excited to welcome our next What Is Reality startup-in-residence: Curio Interactive.read more
In Pacific Science Center’s Upper Building 4, you can watch the world change in the blink of a T-rex eye.read more
Meet our current Startups-in-Residence now working inside our incubator space, The Hive. Their fascinating work is on display thanks to First Tech Federal Credit Union.read more
A small company is making a big impression on Pacific Science Center Guests with clever technology and a passion for connecting it to the real world. Learn more about this creative team of artists/engineers then stop by to experience their work yourself.read more
Meet the local design studio pushing the boundaries of innovation, then experience their “Future Machine” in Building 4 at Pacific Science Center.read more