Sunday, August 3, 2008

The Hole in the Wall Experiment

A physicist in India had a radical idea when he offered new opportunities to some of India’s poorest children. What would happen if they were given access to a free high speed Internet computer? Director/Reporter Rory O’Connor filmed some of this experiment for FRONTLINE/World and a video clip is available on the PBS site at Additional clips are available at This inspiring story addresses issues of the digital divide and shows the power of what can happen when new doors of information are opened.
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