Two people spent 48 hours in nonstop virtual reality

“When you wake up in VR, you just believe everything,” he explains. Normally, virtual reality is a conscious choice, but if you wake up in a simulation, surrounded by dinosaurs and spaceships, you don’t’ have time to question your reality as you regain consciousness. “It’s kind of like waking up in an unfamiliar hotel room.

Fascinating experiment and it’s interesting how quickly the mind will accept what it sees as reality, especially when you wake up like that.