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Earthquake Cloaking Possible?

• arclein
That's the basic principle behind new research by University of Manchester scientist Dr. William Parnell and his team. Their idea is to create what we might call a cloak of intangibility, a device that makes vibration waves pass right past the objects inside the cloak. If such a device existed, it could be used to make valuable objects, including even entire buildings, virtually invulnerable to natural disasters like earthquakes — or