VR: a telescope for the mind
What happens when technology changes how we see
Any journey into the Future requires a good Time Machine. While this is a relatively modern metaphor, it may be the most fantastic thought experiment ever conceived. Popular movies, sci-fi books and TV shows have played with it for ages but it remains open for more.
When we think of libraries it’s easy to frame them in terms of the media they contain. Cuneiform on shards of clay, books in vellum and papers and old films on reels in subterranean stacks, waiting for a curious mind to descend to and reveal their messages. We’ve managed to…