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Latest Cloak of invisibility Stories

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2015-01-13 10:13:41

Attempts to build a Harry Potter-style cloak of invisibility have come and gone, but the inventors of The Rochester Cloak continue to hone their craft, and this week released new video footage of what they are calling the world’s first known 3D continuous multidirectional cloaking device.

Objects Hidden From Detection Using Tailored Flexible Illusion Coatings
2014-10-15 03:01:47

Developing the cloak of invisibility would be wonderful, but sometimes simply making an object appear to be something else will do the trick, according to Penn State electrical engineers.

2014-10-14 16:22:45

LONDON, Oct.

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2014-09-28 08:17:30

Researchers from the University of Rochester in New York have developed an inexpensive new way to create a Harry Potter-esque invisibility cloak using ordinary lenses to obscure objects from sight at a variety of angles.

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2014-08-06 03:00:16

There’s a new wave of sound on the horizon carrying with it a broad scope of tantalizing potential applications, including advanced ultrasonic imaging and therapy, and acoustic cloaking, levitation and particle manipulation.

2014-05-15 23:04:12

Metamaterials Market research report covers the entire spectrum of metamaterials used across various applications such as aerospace and defense, medical instrumentation, optics, sensing, and telecommunication.

2014-05-08 12:33:48

DUBLIN, May 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/g35t2v/metamaterials)

2014-04-22 12:37:01

DALLAS, April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- According to a new market research report "Metamaterials Market by Device Type (Antennas, Superlens, Cloaking Devices, Absorbers),

Breakthrough In Creating Invisibility Cloaks
2014-04-01 11:09:29

Controlling and bending light around an object so it appears invisible to the naked eye is the theory behind fictional invisibility cloaks.

A 3D Acoustic Cloak That Hides Objects From Sound
2014-03-12 12:14:17

Engineers at Duke University have demonstrated the world’s first three-dimensional acoustic cloaking device. The scientists reported that they have created a new device that reroutes sound waves...


Word of the Day
pawl
  • A pivoted catch designed to fall into a notch on a ratchet wheel so as to allow movement in only one direction (e.g. on a windlass or in a clock mechanism), or alternatively to move the wheel in one direction.
The word 'pawl' probably comes from a Latin word meaning 'stake'.
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