Violin Strings Made From Spider Silk

Japanese researcher Shigeyoshi Osaki of Nara Medical University has made violin strings from spider silk. Spider silk is 5 times stronger than steel and 3 times stronger than Kevlar and can also withstand extreme temperatures. Scientists are trying to see what else they can use spider silk for.

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