Posts Tagged ‘silk’

Web Help

Wednesday, July 10th, 2013
spiders, webs, silk, spider, uc berkeley, Victor Manuel Ortega-Jimenez, flight, lab, insects, charged, electric

When capturing insects in their webs, spiders get a little help from electricity…

Spider Silk Technology

Wednesday, November 24th, 2010
Dr. Lloyd Glenn Ingles/Cal Academy Library

A local researcher describes why spider silk is so valuable and how making it synthetically can be challenging.

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