DoD offers vets virtual homecoming services

08/11/2009 | OhMyGov!

The Department of Defense has a history of using video games to recruit soldiers, but now it's using online worlds to help returning troops adjust to life after service. Project Coming Home uses Second Life as a Web portal to connect veterans with vital services and with one another. "You can think of it as the VFW hall of the 21st century," said one researcher.

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