Company Mimics Spiders to Create Lustrous Faux Silk That is 1,000x More Energy Efficient

Company Mimics Spiders to Create Lustrous Faux Silk That is 1,000x More Energy Efficient

By mimicking how a spider spins silk at room temperature, an Oxford University venture has created a high performance, biodegradable textile that is 1,000 times more efficient than current methods for making man-made fabrics, which emit tons of carbon. Over the course of millions of years, spiders have evolved the ability to create one of […]

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