Questions tagged [concealment]

For questions about the concealment of items, creatures, or activity. Such concealment may be achieved by biological or technological means, or by taking advantage of natural settings such as the geography of an area. The size of that which is being concealed is not restricted, but it would typically be something too large to normally be easily missed by an adversary.

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How to keep the public from finding a trans-reality inter-dimensional space bridge in your backyard, and how to keep stuff from coming out [closed]

In one of my stories, three ex-SWAT team people have been recruited to guard a trans-reality inter-dimensional space bridge (basically means aliens can walk through it)in the backyard of a large house....
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least known most fortified place for 300+ soldiers with supplies

I have a rebel group. I have a government. The rebels have some guns. The government doesn't like the rebels having guns and is trying to hunt them down('cause that's just what governments do to ...
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Hiding a spaceship on planet/in a town [closed]

My story is going to be a space western, the planet they're on is on the verge of environmental collapse. A town is intending to use a spaceship to reach orbit to join the evacuation efforts, but ...
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Killing a star safely

A messenger from the stars just arrived in peace but has brought horrible news. A vast swarm of planet devouring phototropic insects are approaching from deep space and our only hope is to obscure or ...
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How to hide rifle during medieval town entrance inspection?

Here is my fantasy medieval scenario: There is pair of adventurers, a Supportive/Non-Offensive mage and a swordsman. The swordsman is actually a disguised rifleman who carries a scoped rifle. In ...
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How to hide an urban landmark?

Picture an alternative history Second World War Paris. The Third Reich must destroy the Notre-Dame de Paris, and the inhabitants must prevent this. The French do not have access to anti-air weaponry ...
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What is the best way for a skeleton to impersonate human without using magic?

The classic skeleton that a necromancer has reanimated has gained independence and escaped from the group. Now, as a free individual, wants to know more about humans. Obviously, humanity sees it as a ...
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Undercover agency hideout [closed]

In my world half the population is dead, the rest enslaved after the uprising of a nefarious rebel faction. Most of the world's armies have succumbed to defeat. However, a group of former intelligence ...