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We Probably Won't Have Human Invisibility Cloaks, Because Physics
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Burglar Realizes Too Late That Child's Duvet Isn't Actually An Invisibility Cloak
The undercover crook’s disguise was anything but magical.
Beyond invisibility: engineering light with metamaterials
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Invisibility Cloak May Be Moving Closer To Reality
By Will Dunham, Reuters
Scientists say they have successfully tested an ultra-thin invisibility cloak.
Scientists Trick People Into Thinking They're Invisible, And Make Them Feel Less Anxious
“Within less than a minute, the majority of the participants started to transfer the sensation of touch to the portion of
Top 10 Physics Findings That Will Tangle Your Brain
There's a reason Albert Einstein always looked like he'd stuck his finger in a light socket: Physicists spend their days doing some of the most mind-blowing research in science. Here are 10 physics findings that will cramp your brain and make your hair stand on end.
Acoustic 'Invisibility' Cloak Just May Hide Things From Sonar (VIDEO)
By LiveScience, LiveScience
Cloaking devices, a staple of science fiction (think Harry Potter), are getting closer to reality. Researchers at Duke University
'Metamaterials' Do Way More Than Just Invisibility, Scientists Say
By Reuters, Reuters
"Most invisibility cloaks, essentially, are still in the research stage," says Ong Chong Kim, director at the National University
Why I'm Over 50 And Not Going To Take It Anymore
Arlene Schindler is an author and speaker with expertise in re...
As a woman in my 50s, walking down a city street, I feel invisible to almost any man walking past me. I've been that unseen woman over and over again. Friends have echoed this experience to me as well. Single? No one wants to date a midlife woman either.
In Praise of an Extra 20 Pounds
Author of Growgirl, Proprietress of Prettywell, Columnist at Y...
I carry an extra 20 pounds, which I prefer to the extra 40 that I used to have. I've come to think them as individuals, these 20 hangers-on, but when considered together they constitute my powerful Corps de Chub.
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'Invisibility Cloak' Shields Fish And Cats From View (VIDEO)
Based on a concept developed by theoretical physicist Sir John Pendry, the cloaking device uses optical glass to bend light
'Time Cloak' Makes Information Vanish By Creating Gaps In Time, Scientists Say
By LiveScience, LiveScience
The researchers, who describe their work today (June 5) in the journal Nature, found that by tweaking the optical signals
3D Printed Invisibility Cloak Produced By Duke Engineers
Researchers may be a long way off from a design that could cloak the wearer at multiple wavelengths simultaneously across
Cloaking Device's 'Ghost Images' May Add Stealth To Military Aircraft
"Our work has enormous potential to enhance our ability to mold, harness and perceive waves at will," said researcher Cheng
'Perfect' Invisibility Cloak Uses Metamaterials To Bend Light
"Landy's new microwave cloak is naturally divided into four quadrants, each of which have voids or blind spots at their intersections
Invisibility Cloak Like Harry Potter's Unlikely, Scientists Say
Plausibility score: A total disappearance-style cloaking device as depicted in sci-fi and fantasy is out of bounds. But extremely
Cloak Of Invisibility To Microwaves Unveiled At University Of Texas
What will they do with their creation? Scientists have developed a new cloak of invisibility, a.k.a. invisibility cloak, and
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Japanese Technology Makes Craziest Invisibility Cloak Yet (VIDEO)
If you are one of the many children, okay, adults, still waiting for your Hogwarts acceptance letter, we have good news! This
Magnetic Invisibility Cloak Proposed By Scientists
But magnetic invisibility isn't all a bed of roses. It could potentially assist criminals trying to breach security in airports
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Scientists Create Invisibility Cloak Made From Silk
Readers of the Harry Potter series will recall a shimmering cloak that granted its wearer the power of invisibility. Outside
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Invisibility cloaks? Cheating gorillas? The price of a pair of breasts? Find out which strange topics college researchers
Michio Kaku On Colbert: We Will Develop Invisibility Cloaks Within The Coming Decades (VIDEO)
Theoretical physicist Dr. Michio Kaku came on "The Colbert Report" last night to talk about his new book "The Physics of
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