Bodyarmor

07.09.10
Shear-thickening liquid hardens upon impact, makes for lighter and more effective body armor
07.09.10

Shear-thickening liquid hardens upon impact, makes for lighter and more effective body armor

Scientists at BAE Systems in Bristol, UK have come up with a "shear-thickening" (or dilatant) liqu...

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12.07.09
US Army developing body armor to protect against 'X-threats'
12.07.09

US Army developing body armor to protect against 'X-threats'

This one's unsurprisingly been in the works for a little while now, but it looks like the US Army is...

By D. Melanson,   12.07.09
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11.25.09
Dragon Skin body armor gains piezoelectric sensors, keeps bullet-stopping abilities
11.25.09

Dragon Skin body armor gains piezoelectric sensors, keeps bullet-stopping abilities

This Dragon Skin armor has been knocking about since 2007, but now that piezoelectrics and intellig...

By Vlad Savov,   11.25.09
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02.06.07
Project Grizzly guy forced to auction Trojan 'Halo suit'
02.06.07

Project Grizzly guy forced to auction Trojan 'Halo suit'

Normally we'd start off a post about the sale of Canadian Troy Hurtubise's Trojan fully-armored exo...

By Evan Blass,   02.06.07
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