In this photograph taken on August 11, 2017, a woman wears VR goggles as she watches some of the 360 4K video footage that a specialized company recorded at the ancient city of Bagan and its crumbling 700-year-old buildings. | Ye Aung Thu/AFP/Getty Images)
Space & Innovation

Myanmar Startups Preserve the Past, Shape the Future With Virtual Reality

Decades of military rule made Myanmar one of the world’s most isolated nations, but tech companies are bringing the country into the 21st century, using virtual reality in classrooms and at tourist sites.

Published On 08/23/2017
11:03 AM EDT