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"I can remember when the first pulsars were discovered. I was able to go and sit down and listen to graduate students talking about what their theories, to explain what pulsars really were."
- Vernor Vinge

Whologram  
  Presents a realistic illusion.  

Enjoyable play on the word "hologram" implies that it presents a larger picture than simply a three-dimensional image.

At once, Henry was surrounded by the friendly illusion of gardens set in eternal summer. It was amazing what Whologram could do to create huge mirages in small spaces. Behind its roses and wisteria stood their house; the deception was complete: a Georgian mansion appeared to welcome him.
From Super-Toys Last All Summer Long, by Brian Aldiss.
Published by Harper's Bazaar in 1969
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Compare to the Veldt from Ray Bradbury's 1951 short story.

Thanks to Andrew B. for contributing this item.

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