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Old 11-15-2012, 03:47 PM   #1 (permalink)
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New bullet proof material - only 20 nanometer thick.

Paper-Thin Super Material Stops Flying Bullets : Discovery News

Bullet proof 20 nanometer thick Super Material – MIT & Rice | Tech Aunt


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Team of Researchers led by Rice materials scientist Ned Thomas from Rice University and MIT created special this material like paper that were able to stop bullets. The type of material is called a structured polymer composite, It’s only 20-nanometer-thick layers but able to stop a 9-millimeter bullet.
I feel like I'm being trolled because this stuff sounds to crazy to be true.

DNA: 2.5nm
Nano-polymer composite: 20nm
Human Hair: 50,000nm - 100,000nm
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