USS Ross guided-missile destroyer looks like it has its own force field

Here's a really cool photo of guided-missile destroyer USS Ross ripping through the Mediterranean while under high wind conditions. To me, it looks like the warship has activated a force field around it and is impenetrable to everything. In reality, however, the destroyer is drenched. » 3/23/15 6:55pm 3/23/15 6:55pm

3D Force Field Opens Door for Holodeck, Virtual Touchable Leia

Here's the video of the Airborne Ultrasound Tactile Display » 10/01/08 9:00am 10/01/08 9:00am, one of those technologies that will probably change entertainment forever: A high-fidelity 3D force field on the air that allows you to actually touch virtual objects with your bare hands. Initially, this technology could find its way into virtual…

Force Field for Spaceships

A group of British scientists are teaming up to create the first ever Star Trek-style force field. The shield would be used to protect astronauts from cancer-causing radiation coming from the sun in the form of solar wind. Astronauts will be able to turn the shield on or off, and they'll even be able to use it on… » 4/19/07 7:40pm 4/19/07 7:40pm

Tank Forcefield

Developed by various defense companies, the Trophy system is basically an active forcefield around a tank or an armored vehicle to defend against RPG rounds. It's not an actual forcefield like the USS Enterprise, it's a system that detects when a round is incoming and shoots out a projectile to eliminate the… » 10/16/06 5:15pm 10/16/06 5:15pm