The Princess Leia Project is turning Star Wars holograms into science | The Princess Leia Project is turning Star Wars holograms into science | From 3D to Holography | Scoop.it
No Star Wars fan will ever forget the scene in which R2D2 projects a hologram image of a glowing blue Princess Leia desperate for help from Obi-Wan. The fiction didn’t exactly translate to science. Holograms were thought to be something that would stay in a sci-fi galaxy far, far away—until now.