“Mark stood up and began walking through the dimly lit town, which was possibly somewhere in Colorado. A few streets down, there seemed to be some bad vibes echoing through the area. As if there were some sort of danger lurking.”_Spidersilk the novel
Tuesday, January 9, 2018
If you’ve been paying attention to spider silk in the news, then you know it’s been advancing technology faster than ever. With the New Year here, it is exciting to see some of the insights for the material. For instance, the medical industry is actually one of the top industry for spider silk. You will be seeing it many areas though, which should improve quality of life.
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Friday, January 5, 2018
Tuesday, January 2, 2018
Wormholes are an exciting aspect of the Spidersilk novel. In our world, wormholes are still a bit of a mystery. It is this mystery that inspires so many people to add it to their artwork. For instance, more recently the artist, Rita McBride, has recreated wormholes using lasers. This artwork is incredible to see, but also poses a bit of danger to viewers.
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Friday, December 29, 2017
Tuesday, December 26, 2017
Scientists have had their eye on using spider silk for many medical purposes. In some ways, they have already achieved greatness in this field, but in many other areas scientists are racing against time to find a way to utilize spider silk. For starters, scientists hope to use spider silk to help fight cancer and to reproduce tissue; however humans lack the ability to mimic the proteins needed to process the silk. Luckily, scientists recently made a breakthrough that could allow spider silk to be used to help with many ailments, corrective surgeries and new methods of delivering drugs.
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