Violet from the Incredibles can make herself invisible. Harry Potter has a cloak that does the same. Wonder Woman has an invisible plane. Even James Bond has an invisible car. But is it really possible to make things invisible Yes! … and scientists and engineers are working on it.
Invisibility is all about light. You can see a banana that is in front of you because yellow light has bounced off it and into our eyes. Stop the light bouncing from the banana into your eyes and the banana becomes invisible to you.
If instead of a banana, you stop light bouncing from you to other people’s eyes, you would be invisible!
Ways to be invisible
Here are some ways you might try to make yourself invisible. Follow the links to find out more.