The U.S. military is constantly trying to perfect body armor as military engineers and scientists try to lighten it, adapt it to different body types and improve its protective qualities.
Our production team took a look at the history of body armor and where it's going next. For instance, some of the one of the first models was introduced in World War 1 by the U.S. called Brewster Body Armor. Check out more below. For mobile users, go here.