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Sep 13, 2022

This week The Mind Tools Podcast team are travelling through another dimension. A dimension not only of sight and sound, but of mind. That's the signpost up ahead - your next stop: Extended Reality.

In this episode, Ross G and Nahdia speak to technologist, TEDx speaker, author and designer Myra Roldan about how new technologies are shaping the way we interact with the world, and with each other. We discuss:

  • VR, AR, XR and mixed realities
  • Applications of XR for learning
  • The impact of XR on empathy.

During the discussion, we discussed several VR experiences:

For more on how The Mandalorian was shot, see:

For Myra’s TEDx talk on VR, see:

You can find Myra on LinkedIn at:

In ‘What I Learned This Week’, Nahdia discussed the recent flooding in Pakistan, the impact of glaciers, and the effects of climate change:

Myra discussed her TikTok channel, learnwithmyra:

And for something completely different, Ross G shared old Hollywood bloopers:

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