A 1,476-foot tower equipped with its very own cloaking device

The South Korean government has granted approval to begin construction on what will be the world's first "invisible" tower. Called the Infinity Tower, it will be equipped with an LED facade system and optical cameras to give it a reflective skin — and a striking translucent appearance. » 9/12/13 12:31pm 9/12/13 12:31pm

Breakthrough: A cloaking device that could conceal weapons from…

A group of electrical engineer working in Slovakia and Spain have prototyped a device that could become a cheap way to hide objects from magnetic fields. This is an interesting innovation because many security scanners and other devices use magnetic fields to detect hidden objects, whether a concealed weapon or a… » 3/23/12 11:53am 3/23/12 11:53am

Latest cloaking device idea would make boats invisible to waves

We've seen lots of steps toward invisibility cloaks that can bend different wavelengths of light and conceal objects. And then there's inaudibility cloaks, anti-vibration cloaks, and time cloaks. Get ready for the latest insane advance in cloaking technology. » 3/04/12 5:30pm 3/04/12 5:30pm

Breakthrough cloaking device creates a hole in light and time

Forgetting that cloak of invisibility — how about a device that hides you in the very fabric of time? New research published in Nature reveals that scientists have successfully hidden an object in both space and time — even if for only for 40 picoseconds. Rather than bending light around the object, their technique… » 1/05/12 11:02am 1/05/12 11:02am

Highly-Advanced Cloaking Device Unveiled in French Forest

Deep in the forests of Alsace, adventurous explorers can marvel at this strange installation that looks very much like what an invisibility cloak » 8/27/08 7:00am 8/27/08 7:00am over a secret ship might look like in 100 years. No it's not a Romulan craft — it's actually a sculpture made of stones, glue and mirrors by Michel De Broin. De Broin says…