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24 Jan 2024

Loughborough University Trials Hologram Lecturers

British universities, like Loughborough University, are [starting to use holographic technology](https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2024/jan/21/hologram-lecturers-thrill-students-at-trailblazing-uk-university) for educational purposes. They plan to beam in experts, such as sports scientists from MIT, for interactive lessons. Students have responded positively, finding holograms more engaging than traditional video calls. The technology, sold by LA-based [Proto](https://www.google.com/search?q=proto+hologram&oq=proto+holo&sourceid=chrome&ie=UTF-8), is set for curriculum integration in 2025. It offers potential for reviving historical figures, like Stephen Hawking, through AI, enhancing learning experiences and reducing the need for physical presence.