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Is the demoscene a source of advancements in computer graphics? [closed]

I'm interested to know whether the demoscene has historically introduced new techniques that would have otherwise taken longer to discover, contributing to the progress of computer graphics. Has it ...
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What is Ray Marching? Is Sphere Tracing the same thing?

A lot of ShaderToy demos share the Ray Marching algorithm to render the scene, but they are often written with a very compact style and i can't find any straightforward examples or explanation. So ...