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What is virtual reality?

Virtual reality (VR) is a technology that uses head-mounted headsets with displays to generate the realistic images, sounds, and other sensations to put users into an immersive virtual environment. VR allows us to create unbounded worlds that people can walk around and interact with using their hands, to feel as if they were transported to another place.

What is Augmented reality?

Augmented reality (AR) is a view of the real, physical world in which users find elements enhanced by computer-generated input. This feature will be tested during 2020.

What is WebVR?

WebVR is a JavaScript API for creating immersive 3D, virtual reality experiences in browser. Or simply put, allows VR in the browser over the web. Note that WebVR, which provides data, should not be confused nor conflated with WebGL, which provides graphics and rendering.  Mobile browsers that don’t have WebVR support through the WebVR polyfill.

Why all models appear black when I using phone or tablet?

Phones and tablets with Adreno 300 series GPUs are notoriously problematic. If we set renderer precision to medium, models work normal, but these same models not work anymore with the latest technology as they should. We want to support the latest technology, so real fix has to happen at the driver / device level. All models work normal on phones and tablets that don’t have Adreno 300 series GPUs.

Why is the gyroscope not working on iOS?

Starting with Safari on iOS 13 browsers require sites to be served over https and request user permission to access events. Before model you’ll see permission dialog where you can grant or deny access.

How i can see rarest insects locations?

For these insects, location information will not be published on the map.

What i can do if i notice that the insect specie is incorrectly defined

Please help us by providing the correct species information. You can send information via contact form.