The ingenious plan to preserve Holocaust survivors as holograms

As the number of living Holocaust survivors dwindles, researchers and activists use new technology to preserve their legacies

Holocaust hologram
(Image credit: The Institute for Creative Technology/USC)

Forget Tupac's beyond-the-grave performance at Coachella: The University of Southern California's Shoah Foundation is hard at work creating high-tech holograms that have a much higher educational quotient. The Foundation is putting the finishing touches on its first three-dimensional holograms of nearly a dozen Holocaust survivors in hopes that these digital dopplegangers will be able to tell their stories to generations to come. Here's what you need to know about the project:

Why are these holograms important?

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