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Hallucinate Without Losing Your Mind

 - May 23, 2007   Updated: Apr 13 2011
References: wired & futurismic
Now you can hallucinate without losing your mind with the Virtual Insanity Machine. Developed for health care professional and law enforcement agents, this innovative device allows you to experience what a schizophrenic experience a psychotic episode goes through. It has real value as a teaching aid. It's street value might be even higher!

Implications - It's interesting to think that a device could allow you to hallucinate in a controlled manner and to think of what implications this might have on the healthcare system. Certainly those professionals who work with the mentally ill could us use this to have an empathetic understanding of what their patients are experiencing.

Do you think this device has a future?