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Cheryl Hayashi: La magnificencia de la seda de araña

TED2010 · 14:28 · Filmed Feb 2010
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Cheryl Hayashi estudia la seda de araña, uno de los materiales de mayor rendimiento de la naturaleza. Cada especie de araña puede producir hasta 7 tipos diferentes de seda. ¿Cómo lo hacen? Hayashi lo explica a nivel de ADN; luego nos muestra cómo este material superfuerte y superflexible puede inspirarnos.

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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