was one of many readers to submit news of a just-announced development in the ongoing quest to develop a working invisibility cloak, writing: "Scientists say they are a step closer to developing materials that could render people and objects invisible. Researchers have demonstrated for the first time they were able to cloak three-dimensional objects using artificially engineered materials that redirect light around the objects. Previously, they only have been able to cloak very thin two-dimensional objects"
Reader bensafrickingenius adds a link to coverage at the Times Online
, and notes that "the world's two leading scientific journals, Science and Nature, are expected to report the results this week." Tjeerd
adds a link to a Reuters' story carried by Scientific American