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NEW Zealand scientists have developed a revolutionary new fabric that is stab and flame resistant, but as light to wear as wool.
Dr Peter Ingham, a scientist at the New Zealand government-owned research group AgResearch, said the new fabric was tough, could withstand a blowtorch, and had many commercial applications.
Dr Ingham said it was expected to do a good job protecting soldiers from flying shrapnel and could be worn by prison wardens to help protect them from possible attacks...
Originally posted by tezzajw
We'll probably see it incorporated into hoodies for all of the wanna-be-homies to prevent them from being stabbed.