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Using Virtual Reality to Design Better, Safer Products

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Lockheed Martin is home to one of the largest virtual reality (VR) laboratories of its kind in the world – the Collaborative Human Immersive Laboratory (CHIL) in Denver – where Lockheed Martin product-design and manufacturing teams test and validate products and manufacturing processes virtually before ever physically building a thing. 

Their goal? Reduce operator fatigue and discomfort, while maximizing safety and productivity. 

Lockheed Martin Uses Virtual Reality And 3D Printing To Reduce Injuries On The Job

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BETHESDA, Md., March 27, 2019 /3BL Media/ – Four Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) teams advance as finalists in the 22nd Applied Ergonomics Conference Ergo Cup® Competition, which showcases innovation aimed at reducing risk of injury in the workplace. Lockheed Martin will be one of over 20 companies discussing their ergonomic innovations in the Ergo Cup Competition.

Meet the Women Behind Kroger's Simple Truth Tea

Kroger Celebrate's Women's History Month with New Videos from Rwanda
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There’s more to your tea than you think. Behind every cup of Simple Truth™ Tea, extraordinary women are accomplishing firsts and cultivating change.

Orlando Science Center Students Become Pilots With Lockheed Martin Technology

Lockheed Martin donates high-tech simulation software fostering STEM education in Orlando
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ORLANDO, Fla., January 22, 2019 /3BL Media/ - Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) donated Prepar3D licenses valued at more than $32,000 to the Orlando Science Center kicking off the annual Otronicon conference furthering science, technology, engineering and mathematics (STEM) education in the Central Florida community.

Using Extended Reality to Improve Safety on Construction Sites

By Marvin Johnson
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According to the International Labour Organization, more than 340 million occupational accidents are reported each year around the world. Statistics show the construction industry has a disproportionately high rate of recorded accidents in comparison to other industries.

Lockheed Martin Donates “Mars Experience” to National Air and Space Museum

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Lockheed Martin’s “Mars Experience” transported nearly 110,000 students, parents and educators to the Red Planet before going to its final home at the Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center.

 

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Lockheed Martin’s “Mars Experience” transported nearly 110,000 students, parents and educators to the Red Planet before going to its final home at the Air and Space Museum’s Udvar-Hazy Center.

 

Booz Allen Convenes Experts – and You – at This Year’s Atlantic Festival

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Not able to go to Washington, DC for the 10th annual Atlantic Festival? Good news: You can listen to expert discussions on artificial intelligence, virtual reality, cybersecurity, and more Oct. 3-4 thanks to Booz Allen’s live streaming of the event. Tune in on any device, here.

Revamped Virtual Reality Tools to Prove Valuable in Emergency Response, Says Munjeet Singh, VP at Booz Allen

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Whether its reaching your 10,000-step goal for the day on your Fitbit, typing a message on your new iPhone or getting a violent shake on your video game controller when you lose; haptic technology has been around for years. Haptic technology is the use of vibration, force or other motions to simulate the feel of a virtual object or to give feedback. What if you were to pair a legacy tool like haptics with emerging tech such as virtual reality?

Headed to SXSW? Stop by Capital Factory’s Future of Tech Lounge on 3/11

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What is trust in an age of misinformation and how can the tech community close the gap? How can we take control of our biggest health crises through immersive technologies like AR and VR? How can we empower machines in ways that accelerate what humans can do to improve our world? Connecting societal issues with big data and technology solutions, Booz Allen Hamilton will showcase demos at SXSW that reimagine a better world.

Pioneering Virtual Reality and Its Potential to Improve Our World

By Trisa Thompson, Chief Responsibility Officer, Dell
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Imagine this… You put on a pair of virtual-reality glasses. You see a school in a poor, rural Chinese village. You turn your head to see inside the door and you find a group of students gathered in a small classroom, learning with technology.

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