How to make something invisible | Do Try This At Home | At-Bristol Science Centre

Invisibility cloaks might sound like science fiction, but Ross of the Live Science Team shows you how a trick of light can make things disappear in this great experiment to try at home!

This video was presented by: Ross Exton, Live Science Video Producer
Produced by: Ross Exton & Seamus Foley, Big Screen Producer

The science of sweets:
Eyeball dissection:

Follow what the Live Science Team gets up to on a daily basis:


At-Bristol is an educational charity and one of the UK’s leading science and discovery centres, with the aim of making science accessible to all. Exploration and education go hand in hand to create an unforgettable, fun day out with hundreds of hands-on exhibits, explosive live science shows and a Planetarium; At-Bristol is one of the UK’s biggest and most exciting interactive science centres.

Our YouTube channel gives you an exciting behind-the-scenes look at the people, places, exhibits, and experiments that bring science to life!

Find out more about At-Bristol:

Music: Provided courtesy of YouTube Audiolibrary



26 responses to “How to make something invisible | Do Try This At Home | At-Bristol Science Centre”

  1. tiffany nathalie soe Avatar

    how many vegetable oil and baby oil do we need?

  2. Anns Lakhany Avatar

    really nice work

  3. Basil Pirzada Avatar

    i want to be in the assemble

  4. roblox partykid122 Avatar

    This Channel Deserves More Subscribers Then PewDiePie

  5. Websites and Apps Avatar

    Excellent video! Your introduction skill is awesome. Carry on the good work 🙂

  6. Rafał Całuch Avatar

    Wait, so I can do this at home or not?

  7. Miles Henry Avatar

    Am i the only one who thinks he looks like Billie Joe from Green Day?

  8. Matt ROBLOX and more Avatar

    I made my self invisible

  9. Roxy Layton Avatar

    i saw the side

  10. Bryson Hansen Avatar

    How do they make colored things dissapear in movies?

  11. Banana TV Avatar

    Thx guys! this will be SUPER helpful to me and the team! Plz make more of these videos about how to make an object "disappear" (P.S. the team is not on youtube.) We love this channel!!

  12. Em Manligues Avatar

    as I am a kid thanks for showing me the tutorial

  13. Tumim G Avatar

    I saw it!!! Yayyyyyyyyyyyyyyy

  14. DinosourousRexx Avatar

    So to make an invisibility suit we'd need to find a material that refracts light the same way the air around us does, or instead be in a room filled with gas that refracts light the same way our body does?

  15. Shaiah David Avatar

    I found the other beaker!!!!!!!!!!

  16. cory leicht Avatar

    I'm a kid and I love science

  17. The Fearless Show Avatar

    i love this man.but instead of glycerine what else cn we use.i could not hear that part properly

  18. Kavish Rampersad Avatar

    how can I make myself invisible. ¿

  19. Koru Lyn Kita Avatar


Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *