Web Wonders

October 2007
Weekly Reader - Edition 2;Oct2007, Vol. 77 Issue 2, Special section p2
The article focuses on the efforts by scientists to create spider silk. Spider webs are made of silk, which is one of the strongest materials. According to scientist Chris Holland, scientists use lots of different machines to investigate how spiders make their silk. He adds that scientists have been using a material that was too runny.


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