Meet Stephanie

Published December 28, 2004
Stephanie Kwolek in the '60s

I was doing some research on tex­tiles and stum­bled upon Dr. Stephanie Kwolek. In the 1960s she invent­ed both Kevlar (for bul­let­proof vests) and Nomex (for fire­proof clothing). 

How many lives you fig­ure she’s saved?


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