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sharpiefan
08-31-2017, 09:51 PM
On par with the likes of pure carbon fibres and Kevlar (LINK) (https://www.sciencealert.com/silk-spun-by-graphene-fed-spiders-is-one-of-the-strongest-materials-on-earth)



In a new study published in 2D Materials, Nicola Pugno at the University of Trento in Italy and his team detail how they cranked arachnids' already impressive metabolic process up to 11 by adding graphene and carbon nanotubes to a spider's drinking water.

ron ll
08-31-2017, 09:53 PM
Space elevator here we come!