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Transparent Armor Inspired By Oyster Shell

Science & Tech  (tags: discovery, humans, interesting, NewTechnology, armor, soldiers, oyster shell, transparent armor )

- 1543 days ago -
Two new scientific papers in the last week describe ways to make new kinds of armor that take inspiration from humble mollusks: the abalone and the windowpane oyster.

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Colin Hope (243)
Monday March 31, 2014, 11:27 pm

Bob P (394)
Tuesday April 1, 2014, 10:55 am
Thanks Giana

DaleLovesOttawa O (198)
Wednesday April 2, 2014, 10:54 am
Interesting and fascinating.

Jamie Clemons (282)
Wednesday April 2, 2014, 1:26 pm
What next? Admantium?

Birgit W (160)
Wednesday April 2, 2014, 1:35 pm
I wish people would not have to invent any armor. Thanks for sharing.

Nelson Baker (0)
Wednesday April 2, 2014, 4:09 pm
So much can be learned from nature.
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