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Stephanie Kwolek, Kevlar Inventor

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Stephanie Kwolek, Kevlar Inventor, Dies at 90.

Stephanie Kwolek, a pioneering female chemist at DuPont who invented the exceedingly tough fibers widely used in Kevlar body armor, has died, colleagues said Friday.

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1 Comment

  1. Tis a sad day. This was a wonderful invention that’s aided a lot of military personnel.

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