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Poland Developing Liquid Body Armor
Oobleck versus bullets
Stephanie Kwolek, Kevlar Inventor, Dead At 90
"It was terribly exciting because it was so unexpected."
The Science Behind 4 Of The Greatest Polymers Of All Time
Just because something is old doesn’t mean it isn’t still awesome!
Video: Introducing the Carkoon, a Child Car Seat that Wraps Your Child in Kevlar Upon Impact
Worried about the safety rating of that child car seat? Perhaps you should swaddle your progeny in a protective Kevlar … Continued
Blending Wool and Kevlar Could Make Better, Lighter Body Armor
The power of natural fibers
British-Designed ‘Bulletproof Custard’ Liquid Armor Is Better than a Kevlar Vest
Liquid armor has been shown to stop bullets more effectively than plain Kevlar, according to British firm BAE Systems. The … Continued
Video: NASA Drops A Helicopter From Midair to Test New Anti-Crash Tech
No stranger to rough landings, NASA just engineered a crash of its own design to test a new crash countermeasure … Continued