Discovery News Explores the Technologies Behind ‘Harry Potter’

Harry PotterCalling all you Harry Potter fans out there…

On the eve of the release of the latest movie installment in the Harry Potter series, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part I, our Discovery News team has taken a look at real-life technologies that are bringing to life some of the most potent wizard tools in the popular series.

It turns out we may not be far away from a world with flying brooms, invisibility cloaks and disarming charms. Find out where these technologies are in terms of realization, and who’s behind their development by clicking through above.