This happens "thanks to the substance tributylborane (tributylborane), which, reacting with oxygen, hardens, contributing to the tightening of wounds," - said in a publication.
The developers, as evidence, presented a video demonstrating how a new material grows together in less than a minute after a bullet hits it.
Scientists claim that their development "resembles the substance from the movie" Terminator-2 ", in which one of the heroes was made of liquid metal."
They noted that "the ability to instantly deal with damage is especially useful for astronauts who spend a lot of time in orbit - there almost any damage can be deadly."
Help newspaper: "Terminator T-1000 (from the movie" Terminator-2 ") is not subject to mechanical destruction. It recovers quickly, for example, after a bullet or an explosive exposure. Each robot molecule is programmed to connect to the ground mass in a radius of up to 14 kilometers. "