With Sensory Fiction, a new technology conceptualized and prototyped by students at MIT's Media Lab, the vest you're wearing would actually tighten around your chest - so you can feel what the character feels.
|An image of a reader experiencing Sensory Fiction|
Or... your character enters a volcanic tube, and the heat is intense. You start to sweat. Yup, it's the vest again, heating up and helping you experience what the character experiences.
Good idea, or bad? What do you think?
Check out the details of this possible future for publishing -- and reading -- here.
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