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Flappy Nerd: The New Oculus Add-On That Lets You Pretend To Be A Bird

Strap on and strap in to Birdly if you want to fly!

Posted on May 8, 2014, at 10:58 a.m. ET

Birdly, the project of four Zurich dreamers, combines hydraulics, a padded table, some bird software, and an Oculus Rift. Its goal: "to capture the mediated flying experience".

The Birdly team recently released a teaser video, and it depicts nothing less than the transformative power of flight. Behold! Your wildest Bran Stark dreams come true, as a man becomes a bird.

Caw?

Caw.

CAW! CAW!

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