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Stronger than Steel?

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Presented by Swaner EcoCenter at Swaner Eco Center, Park City UT

Aug 05 2020
Stronger than Steel?

The Wonderful World of Spider Silk!

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 that eat each other and yield relatively small quantities of silk? This is where spider silk expert, Justin Jones, comes in. Join us for a lecture and discussion with this USU researcher and professor to learn

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ADMISSION INFO

$7 per person | Free for Swaner members

Contact: 435-649-1767

Email: swanerecocenter@usu.edu

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Swaner Eco Center

1258 Center Drive, Park City, UT 84098

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