Science and Protection

The manufacture of manmade fibres and materials through large scale chemical engineering has led to the creation of products which protect many from serious injury or death.

Bullet Proof Fabrics

Bullet Proof Fabrics

Chemical engineering in the 20th century led to the development of a range of man-made fibres...

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Body Armour

Body Armour

What happens when a bullet hits body armour constructed from bullet proof fabrics?...

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Body Protectors

Body Protection

Wendy McCaughan used to work as a body armour designer but her love of horses and the countryside inspired her...

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