scientists at berkely university in california have synthesized two new types of materials new types of materials that can bend light the wrong way, creating the first step toward an invisibility cloaking device. for reals for reals.
nobody will be walking around all invisible-like just yet, but things are in the works. i seriously can't wait until we get holodecks (those real-life hologram rooms that you can take vacations in [anywhere you want!] on star trek) and obviously when we can teleport. uh, radical!