VR Burning Man experience, speed through a canyon on a longboard

From the USA TODAY NETWORK and YouTube, it’s VRtually There, a weekly journey with three cool VR experiences.

Pace via a canyon on a longboard in VR!

Think about you’re dashing down the winding roads of scenic Tuna Canyon in Malibu, Calif., darting downhill and round corners at speeds over 50 mph. Stunning, proper? Now think about there’s nothing between you and a physique filled with damaged bones save a helmet, your reflexes and the facility of focus.

That could be scary to us, however it’s a lifestyle for longboarders Alex Colorito, Riley Irvine and Kalil Hammouri, who thrill on the pace and freedom. Whip via the canyon with them at daring speeds with out ever breaking stride. The most effective half? A longboard is means cheaper than a racecar.

Get inventive and loopy at Burning Man in VR!

Seas of pale mud. Put up-apocalyptic sportswear. Towering sculptures of flame.

It isn’t “Mad Max,” it’s Burning Man, one of many world’s largest, weirdest group gatherings of artists and inventive minds.

Yearly, the short-term group of as much as 70,000 folks pops up in inhospitable Black Rock Desert, Nevada. It’s a spot for radical self-expression, inclusion, participation and group.

Nevertheless it’s not simply “a bunch of hippies raving within the desert,” says Kate Raudenbush, Burning Man artist and creator of its eye-popping Helios sculptures. “I feel it’s essentially the most inventive place on earth,” she mentioned.

In a spot the place creativity is forex, people-watching is at a premium.

Your second of zen: Paraglide the Pacific coast in VR!

And now, to your second of zen: paragliding peacefully lots of of ft above the ocean alongside the California coast.

Get a chicken’s eye view of San Diego and respect the grandeur of the Pacific Ocean – it covers greater than 30% of the Earth’s floor and offers 84,000 miles of (usually breathtaking) shoreline. The jagged cliffs and wind currents of southern California are good for paragliding, and offer you a super vantage level to understand the glory of the Pacific.

Take a breath. Take it in. And don’t overlook to go searching!

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