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Blast-Proof Fabric

Zetix vs Blast proof fabricZetix is a fabric so strong it will resist multiple car bomb blasts without breaking. It absorbs and disperses the energy from explosions thanks to an inner structure so adamantiumtastic it can be used in body armor, window covering, military tents and hurricane defenses. It can be used as medical sutures that won't damage body tissue. All of this is thanks to a property that apparently defies the laws of physics. Zetix is built around the principle of auxetics: objects that actually get fatter the more you stretch them. More information after the jump.

Source: Gizmodo
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