Now You See It, Now You Don't: Time Cloak Created

Time Cloak

WASHINGTON (AP) -- It's one thing to make an object invisible, like Harry Potter's mythical cloak. But scientists have made an entire event impossible to see. They have invented a time masker....

Senh: This is an interesting approach. Slowing down light, so something can happen before it reaches our eyes. This seems like the most elegant solution, but it's probably way too difficult to do practically.

Sections:  news   living   
RELATED ARTICLES
  • Microsoft Develops Set-Top Box
    Microsoft has been developing designs for a simple set-top device for streaming video and other entertainment options. More
  • Amazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3DAmazon may be working on a smartphone with hologram-like 3D
    Amazon is reportedly developing a smartphone that sports a 3D screen that relies on retina-tracking technology to make images seem to float above the screen like a hologram. With the smartphone, users would be able to navigate through content by using their eyes alone, according to two unnamed people who discussed the phone with the Wall Street Journal. More
  • YouTube launches pay channels with campy flicksYouTube launches pay channels with campy flicks
    Roger Corman's campy B movies, children's shows like "Sesame Street" and "Inspector Gadget," and inspirational monologues by celebrities — these are among the 30 channels that will require a paid monthly subscription on YouTube coming soon. More
  • FCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet serviceFCC moving forward on speedier in-flight Internet service
    U.S. federal telecommunications regulators are pushing ahead with efforts to bring faster Internet service to commercial and private airline flights. The Federal Communications Commission on Thursday started deliberations on a proposal that would offer a new type of in-flight broadband service promising U.S. More
BING NEWS:
  • Mo'Nique Has No Time for Kim Burrell's Homophobia
    "People are still taking issue with the cloak of, 'I am a warrior for Jesus and I must fight for Jesus and stop all you fags and dykes before y’all get condemned to hell.'" "There are so many other things we could be fighting for," Mo'Nique concludes.
    01/11/2017 - 7:47 am | View Link
  • Why a Minnesota governor once punched a St. Paul Dispatch editor in the face
    “The moment he was released from the irksome restraint of an office which demanded that he at least conform to the rules of civilization,” the Pioneer Press editorialized, he “threw off the cloak and started out for vengeance.” Black was sitting on ...
    01/9/2017 - 3:56 am | View Link
  • 'Time cloak' could revolutionize fiber networks
    Researchers at Purdue University may have created the first practical way to communicate with absolute secrecy by concealing messages in time using tricks of laser light and fiber optics. The technique, called "temporal cloaking," conceals not just the ...
    11/30/2014 - 12:19 pm | View Link
  • Time cloak used to hide messages in laser light
    A “time cloak” that conceals events rather than objects can hide secret messages through a trick of light, making information invisible to all but the intended recipient. Like an invisibility cloak that makes something disappear in plain sight, a time ...
    11/27/2014 - 10:14 pm | View Link
  • How to Build a Time Cloak with Mirrors
    The ability to hide objects in space– invisibility cloaking– has leapt from the world of science fiction to practical reality within 10 years. But the ability to hide objects in time– temporal cloaking– is evolving even faster. During the last two ...
    08/13/2013 - 1:00 pm | View Link
  • More
BING SEARCH:
  • Magical objects in Harry Potter
    Within the Harry Potter universe, an invisibility cloak is used to make the wearer invisible. All are very rare and expensive, and may be spun from pelts of the ...
    01/13/2017 - 6:41 am | View Website
  • Little Red Riding Hood Story
    On line Little Red Riding Hood fairy tale.
    01/11/2017 - 10:04 am | View Website
  • Cloak
    A cloak is a type of loose garment that is worn over indoor clothing and serves the same purpose as an overcoat; it protects the wearer from the cold, rain or wind ...
    01/10/2017 - 12:14 pm | View Website
  • TIME | Current & Breaking News | National & World Updates
    Breaking news and analysis from TIME.com. Politics, world news, photos, video, tech reviews, health, science and entertainment news.
    01/10/2017 - 6:38 am | View Website
  • VampireFreaks
    Featuring a collection of online industrial, gothic, jrock and jpop, metal and EBM streams. Also includes a large gothic member-based community, with journals, photos ...
    01/9/2017 - 11:35 pm | View Website
  • More

Comment On This Story

Welcome to Wopular!

Welcome to Wopular

Wopular is an online newspaper rack, giving you a summary view of the top headlines from the top news sites.

Senh Duong (Founder)
Wopular, MWB, RottenTomatoes

Subscribe to Wopular's RSS Fan Wopular on Facebook Follow Wopular on Twitter Follow Wopular on Google Plus

MoviesWithButter : Our Sister Site

More Living News