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Cheryl Hayashi: So großartig ist Spinnenseide

TED2010 · 14:28 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Cheryl Hayashi untersucht Spinnenseide, ein natürliches Höchstleistungsmaterial. Jede Spinnenart kann bis zu 7 verschiedene Arten von Seide herstellen. Wie machen sie das? Hayashi erklärt es auf DNA-Ebene — und zeigt uns dann wie dieses extrem starke, extrem flexible Material inspirieren kann.

Spider silk scientist
Cheryl Hayashi studies the delicate but terrifically strong silk threads that make up a spider's web, finding startling applications for human use. Full bio
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