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March 19 2012

Shrouded at Sea: Scientists Give Ships Invisibility Cloaks


Someone tell the U.S. Navy that rough waters might become a thing of the past. Scientists think they’ve figured out how to fool the stormy seas.

The breakthrough, courtesy of researchers at the University of California at Berkeley, is the latest in a series of developments in invisibility research — many of them Pentagon-funded. Too bad this one won’t actually address what’s arguably the military’s biggest on-the-water worry: Hiding ships from the watchful eyes of potentially dangerous foes. Instead, these scientists think they’ve figured out how to trick the water itself.

The goal is to make ships immune to the up-and-down motion of waves, an objective that could help the military avoid the kinds of delays or rerouting that, for now, are inevitable during bad weather.

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