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Live Q&A with USU's Spider Silk Lab

Presented by Swaner EcoCenter at Online/Virtual Space, Online/Virtual UT

Aug 04 2021
Live Q&A with USU's Spider Silk Lab

Flexible, lightweight, strong, biocompatible, and water-resistant. A material with all of these properties can mean life-changing medical devices, protective equipment, and even building materials. But who came up with this super product? Spiders!

Can you imagine trying to farm spiders, which eat each other and yield relatively small quantities of silk? This is where spider silk expert, Justin Jones, comes in. Join us for a live Q&A with this USU researcher and professor to learn about how his ... view more »



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