Jason Smith writes "Randy Pausch, a VR researcher at CMU known best for co-founding the Entertainment Technology Center, and being the creator of the Alice programming environment, did. He's been diagnosed with terminal pancreatic cancer, and has just a few months to live. This is his last lecture: "Really Achieving Your Childhood Dreams". I watched the webcast live on Tuesday, and... I couldn't look away. http://www.etc.cmu.edu/global_news/?q=node/42 It's almost two hours, all told, but worth every second spent. (I just noticed that it is, ironically, number 42. How appropriate.)"