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The Top 5 Things You Didn’t Know About Body Armor

April 08, 2016

Body armor changes how war is fought. The better a soldier is protected against bullets and shrapnel, the bolder he can be. Without a doubt, body armor saves lives.

This video showcases  5 little known facts about body armor, from the clunky start to kevlar to DARPA’s new attempts to build an “Iron Man” suit for the Army. Pretty cool stuff:

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