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"Why does a creative person create? It's a type of compulsion. I like to explore new ideas."
- Bart Kosko

Virtual Assembly  
  Use of holograms to accomplish an assembly of people.  

A deep musical note sounded. Suddenly the myriad inhabitants of Subterranea seemed to be milling around in the room. Actually their bodies were in their dwelling cells, but their telucid images filled the hall. By a simple adjustment of the power circuit, their images, instead of being life size, were made only about an inch high, permitting the accommodation of the entire nation in the hall. Their millions of tiny voices, mingling, made a sighing sound.
From If The Sun Died, by R.F. Starzl.
Published by Astounding Stories in 1931
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