sent out a press release announcing that its virtual world, Second Life
, will celebrate its tenth anniversary on June 23. Since Second Life first opened to the public in 2003, users have spent the equivalent of more than 217,266 years in the virtual world, which has seen nearly 36 million registrations to date. To mark the tenth anniversary, Linden Lab has published an infographic
highlighting these and other facts about Second Life's history and the current state of the virtual world.