Make a DIY 3D "Hologram" Like the One That Brought Tupac Back to Life

Holograms are super cool, but they're hard to make at home. Pepper's Ghost, on the other hand, is a relatively simple 19th century optical trick that looks like a 3D hologram and brought a very dead Tupac Shakur back to the stage. And Joey Shanks is here to show us how to rig up a system to bring Pepper's (or Tupac's)… » 5/10/14 1:00pm 5/10/14 1:00pm

Conan Had Hologram Rappers Before It Was Cool

While the internet was busy drooling over the appearance of a hologram Tupac at Coachella yesterday, a certain late night talk show host was not so happy. Conan O'Brien proved last night that he, in fact, was the first to utilize the technology. Not only that, he actually employed the hologram. That is one boisterous… » 4/17/12 10:17am 4/17/12 10:17am