MIT Invention: Reach Through Screen, Touch Things

'inFORM' turns 3D data into physical representation

By Newsy, a Newser Video Partner

Posted Nov 15, 2013 1:33 PM CST

(Newser) – The folks at MIT have unveiled a new invention that allows you to reach through a screen and interact with real objects. It sounds unbelievable, but it isn't. The invention turns 3-D data from the user into physical representations in real time, and all from a remote location. The device, which was created by MIT researchers and students, is called inFORM. Newsy reports:

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