Science Fiction Comes True with Vantablack

In The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy, a character named Hotblack Desiato has a car that is described as being so black that no light at all reflects off of its exterior. Now we have a black that is this black. It’s called Vantablack, and you can find out more about it here:

http://www.independent.co.uk/news/science/blackest-is-the-new-black-scientists-have-developed-a-material-so-dark-that-you-cant-see-it-9602504.html

Science fiction comes true! Here’s hoping someone develops a hyper-intelligent shade of the color blue next.

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