Playing virtual reality computer games could provide the answer to combating motion sickness.
Scientists are looking at how feelings of nausea can be induced in people who are put into a virtual reality environment. By putting them back into that environment on a frequent basis the researchers are hoping to find out if they become accustomed to the conditions and overcome the symptoms of motion sickness.
The research is being carried out by scientists at Loughborough University with funding from the Swindon based Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council.
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