Sharing an experience is a difficult task because a situation or experience, even from the exact same view point, will result in a subjective interpretation, that will, most likely, be quite different. An agreement can be reached on a how an event was experiment, but it is near impossible to be certain of the similarities between each subjective experience. One object that has been made in attempt to virtually communicate an experience is the stereoscope. Although the complexity of the stereoscope has changed with modern technology, the idea of sharing another reality remains the same.
The Memory pods were created to encase the subjective experience of memory through a smell that was given to different individuals. Even though only one smell was used, the pods showcase how many different memories can be associated with it. For this particular smell the associated memories consisted of cleaning products, forests, gardens or perfume.