Invisibility cloak

09.28.12
Don't mind the zero-emissions Mercedes fuel-cell car behind the invisible curtain (eyes-on video)
09.28.12

Don't mind the zero-emissions Mercedes fuel-cell car behind the invisible curtain (eyes-on video)

Mercedes wanted to make a dramatic statement about how its new B-Class F-Cell car passes through t...

By S. Dent,   09.28.12
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05.22.12
Scientists use metal and silicon to create invisibility cloak (no, you can't wear it)
05.22.12

Scientists use metal and silicon to create invisibility cloak (no, you can't wear it)

In the quest to achieve that much-desired invisibility cloak, scientists have redirected light, us...

By S. Silbert,   05.22.12
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03.29.12
Researchers working on thermal cloak, Predators trill their disapproval
03.29.12

Researchers working on thermal cloak, Predators trill their disapproval

Slathering yourself with mud to avoid head-hunting aliens is great and all, but it ain't exactly the...

By J. Hidalgo,   03.29.12
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01.06.12
Cornell scientists perform optical illusion, herald invisibility through bending of light (video)
01.06.12

Cornell scientists perform optical illusion, herald invisibility through bending of light (video)

Taken at face value, you'd almost think that Cornell scientists had successfully bent the fabric...

By Z. Lutz,   01.06.12
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10.05.11
Invisibility cloak made of carbon nanotubes uses 'mirage effect' to disappear
10.05.11

Invisibility cloak made of carbon nanotubes uses 'mirage effect' to disappear

If the phrase "I solemnly swear I'm up to no good" means anything to you, you'll be happy to know...

By L. Leavitt,   10.05.11
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09.05.11
BAE's infrared invisibility cloak makes tanks cold as ice, warm as cows
09.05.11

BAE's infrared invisibility cloak makes tanks cold as ice, warm as cows

Warfare's constantly evolving. Daylight battles became late-night duels, and pre-noon skirmishe...

By D. Cooper,   09.05.11
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07.29.11
Duke University's underwater invisibility cloak stills troubled waters
07.29.11

Duke University's underwater invisibility cloak stills troubled waters

Everyone's jumping on the invisibility cloaking bandwagon these days, but no one's quite manage...

By J. Volpe,   07.29.11
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06.25.11
Duke University physicists test first air-based acoustic invisibility cloak
06.25.11

Duke University physicists test first air-based acoustic invisibility cloak

Firmly departing from the Stuff Of Dreams category, Duke University physicists have successfully tes...

By J. Volpe,   06.25.11
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06.13.11
Metamaterial printing method inches us closer to invisibility cloaks
06.13.11

Metamaterial printing method inches us closer to invisibility cloaks

In theory, metamaterials are all kinds of awesome -- they can boost antenna strength, focus lasers,...

By T. O'Brien,   06.13.11
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