Cheryl Hayashi

Cheryl Hayashi: Det fantastiska spindelsilket

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Cheryl Hayashi forskar kring spindelsilke, ett av naturens mest högpresterande material. Varje spindelart kan producera upp till 7 olika sorters silke. Hur gör de? Hayashi ger en förklaring på DNA-nivå – och visar oss sedan hur detta superstarka, superflexibla material kan inspirera.

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Cheryl Hayashi · 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.

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