Wowza. Doesn’t the metaverse look like a whole lot of fun? If Mark ‘Zuck’ Zuckerberg’s recent keynote was anything to go by, in five years’ time we’ll all work from virtual offices plucked from the pages of Architectural Digest and spend our leisure time somersaulting through galactic playgrounds – never mind the expensive headsets or Facebook Inc.’s numerous skirmishes with the law. Yes, like the most successful sales pitches, Zuckerberg dazzled us with spectacular visualizations and glossed over the more difficult-to-answer questions. For instance, how can the metaverse be used to make the world a better place, like, IRL?