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Video: The Spark crew tries virtual reality

Some of us were more impressed than others.
Spark host Nora Young watches as Spark producer Ken Hoffman stares down a bear in virtual reality (Josh Flear)

All of us on Spark have gotten to work on stories about virtual reality. There was our story about virtual reality phone booths, a VR tour of Chernobyl, using virtual reality for journalism, and even as a form of therapy. The weirdest might have been the virtual reality version of James Joyce's Ulysses.

But even though we had all spent a lot of time talking about it, only a couple of us had actually had the chance to try VR ourselves.

So when the opportunity presented itself, we jumped at it!

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