Could Star Trek's Invisibility Cloak Become a Reality?

On Star Trek, the Romulans possess a cloaking device that renders its ship, the Bird-of-Prey, invisible. Now, years later, a group of scientists may have found a way to turn this technology into reality. (3:56)

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