Chinese web users are enthused over a new product that claimed to be a China-made ‘quantum of invisibility cloak’.
Amateur video emerged on Weibo showing a man disappears in front of the camera as he holds a transparent-looking table cloth in front of him.
The video has over 21.4 million views and shared by various news media as well as Chen Shiqu, deputy head of Criminal Investigation Department at Ministry of Public Security.
Mr. Chen shared the video on his Weibo account on December 4, stating the ‘invisibility cloak’ can be useful in military.
‘This is a quantum technology-made cloth that is made of transparent material, it can reflect the light wave around the person who wears it so it can make the person disappear.
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The video shows the man turning the cloth over as he stands in the middle of a bush. He opens the cloth and disappears in front of the camera.