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Deflect Bullets With Your Cotton T-Shirt!

“Scientists at the University of South Carolina recently transformed ordinary tee-shirts into bullet-proof armor.

By splicing cotton with boron, the third hardest material on the planet, scientists created a shirt that was super elastic but also strong enough to deflect bullets.

Xiaodong Li, lead researcher on the project, says the same tech may eventually be used to create lightweight, fuel-efficient cars and aircrafts.”

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