Shelby Lin Erdman - Cox Media Group National Content Desk
It sounds like a surprise ending in a science fiction movie: The universe is one big hologram and what we think of as reality could be just an illusion.
But that’s the finding of a new study by a team of international researchers from the United Kingdom, Canada and Italy, among others.
The theory is similar to the science behind watching a 3-D movie. The images have width, height, and depth, yet the film actually originates from a 2-D screen, scientists said.
“The idea is similar to that of ordinary holograms where a three-dimensional image is encoded in a two-dimensional surface, such as in the hologram on a credit card. However, this time, the entire universe is encoded," Skenderis said...http://www.palmbeachpost.com/news/science/world-giant-hologram-new-study-reveals-seriously/HR6S2jNGs9jx5qP3injnwM/