• Kevlar fibers are used in a variety of applications, perhaps most famously in bullet-proof vests.

Kevlar Fibers

From Canoes: A Natural History in North America by Mark Neuzil and Norman Sims


  • The incredible impact resistance of the material has been appreciated by generations of canoeists who have bounced the familiar yellow-gold crafts into sharp rocks.
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