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Video: Cloaking System Makes Tank Invisible to Infrared Sensors
BAE Systems’s Adaptiv technology enables objects as big as tanks to completely vanish from view–when seen at night with an...
Acoustic Invisibility Cloak Makes Objects Unhearable
Could shield ships from sonar, create better concert halls
Using Special Crystals, Researchers Make a Paper Clip Invisible
The first invisibility cloak that works on visible objects
Kinect Hack Makes You Invisible, No Metamaterials Required
You didn’t think the enthusiasm for hacking the Kinect to make it do variously useful and silly things was going...
New Metamaterial First to Bend Light in the Visible Spectrum
We’re one step closer to the stuff of sci-fi and boy wizards. Researchers at the California Institute of Technology have...
Your Next Invisibility Cloak Might Be Made of Water
Invisibility cloaks continue to taunt us in 2010 with their promise of Harry Potter-style shenanigans. But New Scientist points to...
Seismic Invisibility Cloak Could Hide Buildings From Earthquakes
Engineering a precise series of ring-shaped shields to deflect earthquakes around a building
New Steps Towards A Real Invisibility Cloak
Invisibility technology: no longer just for rarefied parts of the spectrum
A Spicy Meal
Ants, minus the venom
A Real Cloaking Device
Fiction inches closer to fact as an invisibility generator passes preliminary tests