truly a site unseen

Archive for August 2006

We didn’t see you coming

Invisibility, in the popular press, is usually a metaphorical concept: it’s not that we can’t actually see you, but for some reason we don’t.

But suppose we couldn’t see you. Literally. You look in the mirror, and no one looks back at you.

We are assured that this sort of thing is a violation of the laws of physics, and maybe it is. But that’s never stopped anyone from asking What if….? before.

So we’re asking now.