25 March 2015

‘Birdly’, An Awesome Full-Body Simulator That Lets You ‘Fly’ Like A Bird

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If you have ever dreamt of flying as a kid, this awesome simulator might just be the answer to your childhood dreams.

Birdly’ is a full-body simulator that lets you experience and recreate the flight of the red kite bird.

Developed by the Institute for Design Research at the Zürich University of the Arts, the simulator is fitted with an Oculus Rift headset, sonic feedback, and a wind machine, giving you a realistic flying experience.

Would you take “flying” lessons from this simulator?

Check out the video below to see Birdly in action.

Image by Birdly

[via Laughing Squid, images via video screenshots]