The digital currency Bitcoin is a digital gold rush that has skyrocketed in value since its inception in 2009.
With its value reaching $10,000 an ounce, it is the world’s most valuable currency.
But the rise of the digital currency is also raising questions about its future.
And for the first time, the technology behind the digital gold has been tested on real people.
NBC News asked experts from a range of fields to shed light on what could happen in the coming years.