Monthly Archives: February 2011

Climate change vs. sustainability

So this post is more than a little off-topic, as it’s not at all related to Physics. However, this is something that bothers me, and I needed to write it down in order to clarify my feelings and get it

Climate change vs. sustainability

So this post is more than a little off-topic, as it’s not at all related to Physics. However, this is something that bothers me, and I needed to write it down in order to clarify my feelings and get it

Metamaterials

A metamaterial is as out-of-this-world as it sounds. Physicists, material scientists and engineers are coming together in this new, exciting field in order to create new materials that could be used to create invisibility. Imagine owning Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak:

Metamaterials

A metamaterial is as out-of-this-world as it sounds. Physicists, material scientists and engineers are coming together in this new, exciting field in order to create new materials that could be used to create invisibility. Imagine owning Harry Potter’s invisibility cloak: