Body armor has been around for a long, long time and is always improving. But there has never been as much improvement as in the last 100 years.
With the advent of bulletproof materials and exoskeletons, the future of body armor is limitless.
Check out this awesome breakdown of 5 things we’re sure you didn’t know about body armor:
What were you the most surprised to learn? What historical body armor is your favorite? Let us know in the comments below!