Bullet-Proof

A Suit Fit For James Bond

Canadian tailor Garrison Bespoke has designed a suit based on a client’s request; it is light and smart. Oh, and it is capable of stopping bullets! The extraordinary bullet-stopping properties come from multiple sheets of carbon nanotubes, hidden within the suit’s lining. Provided by the company which outfits the U.S. Army Special Forces, these carbon nanotube

Liquid Body Armor A Reality

The researchers have combined this “shear-thickening” liquid with Kevlar to create a new bullet-proof material. The company is keeping the chemical formula of the liquid a secret, but it works by absorbing the force of the bullet strike and responding to it by becoming much thicker and more sticky. The BAE scientists describe it as “bullet-proof custard”.