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Prolagus commented on the word acoustic cloak
Pigeonholes in teh interwebs.
June 19, 2008
reesetee commented on the word acoustic cloak
of the hole in his underwears.
dontcry commented on the word acoustic cloak
bilby commented on the word acoustic cloak
... is coming down the stairs
yarb commented on the word acoustic cloak
A llama in pyjamas.
A mouse painting a house.
In a dish.
a rustic look
A dirty sock.
A beauty shock.
June 18, 2008
a granite rock
a gallant crake
a garter snake
June 17, 2008
a Garden State.
a cryptic lake.
Or an organic blog.
Or a satanic log.
Or a sardonic pot.
Or an agnostic frog.
What about an atomic frot?
I'd prefer an acrostic cloak.
I was thinking more of the office-style acoustic cloak, or the children-in-restaurant acoustic cloak. I would imagine there would be several styles....
jennarenn commented on the word acoustic cloak
Really? I can just imagine having your house cloaked and then not hearing important stuff, like gunshots and fire alarms.
I want one. No, I want several.
June 16, 2008
"Being woken in the dead of night by noisy neighbours blasting out music could soon be a thing of the past.
Scientists have shown off the blueprint for an acoustic cloak, which could make objects impervious to sound waves.
The technology, outlined in the New Journal of Physics, could be used to build sound-proof homes, advanced concert halls or stealth warships.
Scientists have previously demonstrated devices that cloak objects from microwaves, making them 'invisible'.
'The mathematics behind cloaking has been known for several years,' said Professor John Pendry of Imperial College London, UK, an expert in cloaking."
- 'Experts unveil 'cloak of silence'', BBC website, 12 June 2008.
June 13, 2008
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