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If superpowers were real: Invisibility - Joy Lin

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What if invisibility wasn't just the stuff of epic comic book stories? Is it scientifically possible to be invisible? In this series, Joy Lin tackles six superpowers and reveals just how scientifically realistic they can be to us mere mortals.

As of 2013, who has been able to make an object as large as a person appear “completely” invisible from all angles and distances while it is moving?

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Meet The Creators

  • Director Cognitive Media
  • Animator Cognitive Media, Poppy Westwell
  • Educator Joy Lin
  • Narrator James Arnold Taylor

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