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Latest Cloak of invisibility Stories

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2012-01-26 13:40:54

University of Texas at Austin researchers have cloaked a three-dimensional object standing in free space for the first time.

Michigan Tech Researcher Nears Creation Of Superlens
2012-01-09 04:37:13

A superlens would let you see a virus in a drop of blood and open the door to better and cheaper electronics. It might, says Durdu Guney, make ultra-high-resolution microscopes as commonplace as cameras in our cell phones.

Scientists Make Time Disappear
2012-01-05 11:39:46

Physicists working with the support from the US government said on Wednesday they had devised a “time cloak” that can make time disappear, albeit briefly.

Researchers Transfer Concept Of Optical Invisibility Cloak To Sound Waves
2011-12-20 09:08:49

Progress of metamaterials in nanotechnologies has made the invisibility cloak, a subject of mythology and science fiction, become reality: Light waves can be guided around an object to be hidden, in such a way that this object appears to be non-existent.

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2011-09-24 07:48:41

A team of researchers claim to have designed what is being called an antimagnetic cloak.

2011-09-02 16:52:18

Researchers at Northwestern University have created a new kind of cloaking material that can render objects invisible in the terahertz range.

2011-08-15 15:31:22

Optical cloaking devices that enable light to gracefully slip around a solid object were once strictly in the realm of science fiction.

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2011-08-09 10:10:00

Despite becoming a popular idea through science fiction, fantasy novels and films, a cloak that renders its wearer invisible is usually dismissed as impossible. However this does not dissuade some researchers from exploring the idea of it.

2011-07-01 12:49:36

In this month's special issue of Physics World, which examines the science and applications of invisibility, Martin McCall and Paul Kinsler of Imperial College London describe a new type of invisibility cloak that does not just hide objects – but events.

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2011-06-25 07:39:27

Scientists have developed a new device that makes objects invisible to sound waves.


Word of the Day
begunk
  • To befool; deceive; balk; jilt.
  • An illusion; a trick; a cheat.
The word 'begunk' may come from a nasalised variant of Scots begeck ("to deceive, disappoint"), equivalent to be- +‎ geck.