Google announces new features of smartphone application that can make ancient creatures and Apollo 11 appear in the room in augmented reality (AR)
On August 25, 2020, Google released the '
Invite ancient creatures to your living room with AR
'Arts & Culture' released by Google is a smartphone application that collects objects related to art works and cultures from around the world. You can understand how to install and use it by reading the following articles.
Google has greatly updated the ``Arts & Culture'' application that allows you to search museums and historical sites, such as comparing works in museums around the world by color and age-GIGAZINE
Michelle Luo, Product Manager for Arts & Culture, updated his official blog on August 25, collaborating with the London Natural History Museum in England and the National Darwin Museum in Moscow, Russia to see AR and other ancient creatures. We have announced that we have implemented the functions that can be done in the Arts & Culture app.
For example, the following is a Cambrian crustacean ' Cambropachycope ' discovered as a fossil in Sweden. It looks like a space creature that appears in the movie just like a alien helmet with a huge first eye that is said to be the oldest compound eye, but the real thing is a small creature with a body length of about 1.5 mm is.
Using Arts & Culture, you can make the skeleton of the
It is possible to put the command module of Apollo 11 on the street corner.
The 3D models of ancient creatures added this time are also posted on the special page of AR project of Arts & Culture that can be accessed from the browser, so you can enjoy them even without an AR-compatible smartphone.