Meta-Materials Bring Us Another Step Closer to an Invisibility Cloak

Meta-Materials Bring Us Another Step Closer to an Invisibility Cloak
technology

As technological accelerates, going ghost looks more and more possible

Ido Lechner, Home Editor
  • 14 march 2016

Two separate teams of engineers, both conducting research into meta-materials (composites not found in nature) with the intent of developing a flexible, stretchable and tunable meta-skin, are sharing their discoveries with the world. Although the two developments revolve around the same premise—manipulating electromagnetic waves so that the surface that banquets an object becomes invisible—a few exciting differences between the teams’ approaches sets their research apart.

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