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Spider Silk as Strong as Kevlar After Graphene Infusion

Spiders are fascinating creatures. They create complex webs to capture prey and sometimes to court mates. Whether they invoke disgust, fear, or wonder, spiders are terribly impressive in their weaving ability.¬†Spider webs are not only intriguing – breathtaking, even, when considering the skill it takes to make one – but also strong. However, with human intervention, spiders can apparently¬†create even stronger webs. Spiders drink a graphene solution, web strength increases …
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