#Material

Artificial Spider Silk: Stronger Than Steel and 98 Percent Water

4 years ago — Quick Read

Spider silk is famous for its impressive properties - it is one of the sturdiest materials found in nature. In fact, spider silk is stronger than steel and even tougher...

Green method developed for making artificial spider silk

4 years ago — Long Read

Researchers have designed a super stretchy, strong and sustainable material that mimics the qualities of spider silk, and is ‘spun’ from a material that is 98% water. A team of...