tech shell

oh, one more thing i forgot to mention.

if you hang around asher on Io, he might talk about how he’s considered ending the life of his own Ghost because it’s impossible for him to extract the Vex tech from its shell, and he feels like a coward for not being able to go through with the deed.

y’know, i think i’m gonna cut the guy a LOT more slack from now on. 

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Poseidon’s Armor

MIT materials scientists have announced that an oyster’s shell could inspire a new type of lightweight armor that stops multiple bullet strikes and is clear enough to read through. 

Studying an edible bivalve called the windowpane oyster, researchers uncovered the shell’s amazing ability to dissipate energy and localize damage from a penetrating blow. Read more below.

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