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50 Transparent and Invisible Innovations

— January 17, 2009 — Top Lists
Making things transparent or invisible is clearly a popular innovation. Some appliance trends include a clear-sided toaster which allows you to watch your toast burn or even washbasin and toilet aquariums. Clothes can become invisible in fashion and art or when viewed with the latest X-ray technology for security at airports. Even the car we drive could have clear rims or body casings, or as one witty ad would have it, go completely missing!

We could bathe in a transparent tub or paddle in a transparent kayak, carry a clear briefcase to work and bring back invisible presents for our honeys! Being able to view the internal workings or structures of objects is a novelty innovation we will certainly see through in this cluster.
5.5
Score
Popularity
Activity
Freshness
49
See-Through Fish Created for Cancer Study
See-Through Fish Created for Cancer Study
Transparent Zebrafish
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48
X-Ray Art
X-Ray Art
Paul Cocksedge Illuminates Wellcome Trust in London
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47
Sony VAIO With Transparent Chassis
Sony VAIO With Transparent Chassis
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46
Thought X-Rays
Thought X-Rays
Everything That's in your Head Ad
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45
Paper Thin, Transparent, and Bendable Speakers
Paper Thin, Transparent, and Bendable Speakers
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44
Clear Gift Pod
Clear Gift Pod
Aristoc Socks in a Bauble
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43
Invisible Cars
Invisible Cars
Peugeot 307 Invisible Ad
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42
OLED Tile Light
OLED Tile Light
OSRAM is Always Transparent
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41
Invisible Monster Catchers
Invisible Monster Catchers
Catcha Beast
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40
Intentionally Visible Cords
Intentionally Visible Cords
Nicolo Taliani's Lamp No.1
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39
Transparent Taps
Transparent Taps
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38
Water-Waste Awareness Baths
Water-Waste Awareness Baths
Transparent Tub Has Measurements
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37
See Through Briefcase
See Through Briefcase
Skeleton Attache
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36
Invisible Tank
Invisible Tank
The Ultimate Weapon
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35
Concrete Art
Concrete Art
Transparent House
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34
X-Ray Travel Bags
X-Ray Travel Bags
Skooba TSA-Friendly Laptop Bag
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33
Transparent OLED Displays
Transparent OLED Displays
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32
Transparent Concept Car
Transparent Concept Car
Rinspeed Exasis
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31
Invisible Outfits
Invisible Outfits
Dutch Artist Combines Art & Fashion
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30
Mobile With Transparent Screen
Mobile With Transparent Screen
Microsoft LucidTouch
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29
Transparent Toilets
Transparent Toilets
Nature Scene Tanks
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28
Transparent iMac Design
Transparent iMac Design
Mac of the Future
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27
Transparent Watch Faces
Transparent Watch Faces
Swiss Army Legacy 2006
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26
Transparent Purses
Transparent Purses
Great for Airport Security, Bad for Secrets
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25
Unexplainable at Prada
Unexplainable at Prada
Visible Undies, Giant Sports Bras, Gum Boots & Man Skirts
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24
X-Ray Scanners That See Through Clothing (UPDATE)
X-Ray Scanners That See Through Clothing (UPDATE)
10 US Airports Shakin' You Down
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23
X-Ray Walls (FOLLOW UP)
X-Ray Walls (FOLLOW UP)
Out of Bounds by Chris O'Shea
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22
Transparent Supercars
Transparent Supercars
The Gamma Concept Car Hides Nothing
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21
X Ray Vision Helmet
X Ray Vision Helmet
World's Most Advanced Helmet by RAF
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20
Aquarium Desks 2
Aquarium Desks 2
AZOO Eco-Desk
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19
Transparent Toaster Design
Transparent Toaster Design
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18
X-Ray Projection
X-Ray Projection
Interactive Installation Lets You See Behind Walls
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17
Camouflage Canvases
Camouflage Canvases
Painting Models Invisible
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16
Top 10 Novel Ideas + Invisible Floating Bookshelf
Top 10 Novel Ideas + Invisible Floating Bookshelf
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15
Fauxrotic Photography
Fauxrotic Photography
Invisible Images of the Female Form
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14
Skeleton Dresses
Skeleton Dresses
X-Ray Collection by Ronald Abdala
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13
Invisible Presents
Invisible Presents
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12
X-Ray Vision Sees Through Clothing
X-Ray Vision Sees Through Clothing
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11
Naughty Superman Vision?
Naughty Superman Vision?
Axe 'Bullet' Lets You See Through Clothing (Ad)
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10
Transparent Apple Displays
Transparent Apple Displays
MacBook Touch
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9
X-Ray Body Paint
X-Ray Body Paint
Art To Promote Healthy Eating
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8
Invisible Outfits II
Invisible Outfits II
Desiree Palmen's Camouflage Art
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7
Voyeuristic Photography
Voyeuristic Photography
Peep Into 'The Transparent City'
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6
Clear Rims
Clear Rims
D'Vinci Forgiato Radurra
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5
Transparent Futuristic Fashion
Transparent Futuristic Fashion
Anna Holvik Gets Inspiration from Science Fiction
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4
Dance Floor Aquariums
Dance Floor Aquariums
Sharks Swim Under Qua Bottle Lounge
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3
See Through Kayaks
See Through Kayaks
Transparent 'Molokini' Lets You Explore Underwater Without Getting Wet
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2
Transparent Fashion
Transparent Fashion
Dior Couture Fall 08/09 Plays Peekaboo in Paris
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1
Invisible Heels
Invisible Heels
Victoria Beckham En Pointe for Perfume Launch
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