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'Ultra-thin invisibility skin cloak' could one day be worn like a garment

Scientists have created a thin cloak that can render anything it covers undetectable, and that proves yet again that we're living in the science fiction future.

By September 17, 2015


Could 'Harry Potter'-like invisibility cloaks really exist?

Scientists and researchers are actively working on ways to make cloaking devices reality. A new video from the American Chemical Society shows us how.

By July 24, 2015


'Invisibility cloak' uses lenses to bend light

A device called the Rochester Cloak uses an array of lenses to bend light, effectively rendering what is on the other side invisible to the eye. And you can try it for yourself.

By September 28, 2014


Super-dense pulsing star ducks behind invisibility cloak

For the first time, a distant, pulsing neutron star was there for astronomers to study -- until it disappeared. Crave's Eric Mack explains the extreme forces hiding it from view.

By January 12, 2015


Real-life invisibility with lenses on Tomorrow Daily

​We're loving this "invisibility cloaking" from Rochester University; apparently, you can recreate this effect with off-the-shelf lenses, but the university hopes to apply the technology to things like getting surgeons' hands out of the way during procedures. It's not quite Harry Potter, but it's still pretty cool.

By September 29, 2014


Tomorrow Daily 059: Wearable drones, invisibility cloaking, and realistic cars on Rainbow Road

On today's show, we check out a wearable drone named Nixie, watch realistic cars race the Nintendo 64 version of Rainbow Road, discuss a flexible phablet for your wrist, and learn more about Rochester University's invisibility cloak lenses.

By September 29, 2014


Does this 'Game of Thrones' set pic prove you-know-who's alive?

Spoilers are coming. A new photo from the set of "Game of Thrones" fuels talk that a major character's fate may not be as presumed.

By September 28, 2015


Is Metal Gear Online worth your time?

We spent five hours with the newest iteration of Metal Gear multiplayer.

By October 5, 2015


Pottermore site gets a shiny revamp, new 'Harry Potter' backstory

J.K. Rowling takes the wraps off a revamped Pottermore website, along with some completely new details on the history of the Potter family.

By September 22, 2015


Go to the dark side of debt with this $28,500 'Star Wars' watch

If spending all your money getting the coolest stuff during Force Friday didn't already leave you bankrupt, this high-end Empire-themed watch from Devon will.

By September 12, 2015