Active Worlds is a virtual world application; a 3d virtual reality platform. (This page is under construction.)

Resources and Links:

Active World Website -
Active Worlds Wiki -
Active Worlds Newsletter -

SWOT Analysis

  • Editing only in Windows
  • Software must be downloaded on a server
  • Is a paid for software
  • Uses the work ass in the demo video

  • 30 day free trial
  • Newsletters
  • Good support wiki
  • More private and controlled than Second Life
  • Can import images to make into 3D objects
  • Can be used to teach environmental science


Ideas for the Classroom