For Australian game studio Opaque Space, you could say life has been imitating art recently.
The Melbourne-based studio is behind Earthlight, a virtual reality game that is possibly the closest you can get to walking in space without being there, which has gotten plenty of attention from NASA.
Now Boeing has hired Opaque Space to help with future capabilities on a VR training system the aerospace company has developed for its forthcoming CST-100 Starliner capsule.
The spacecraft’s primary function is to transport NASA astronauts and other crew members to and from the International Space Station. Read more…