Stronger Than Steel

Stronger Than Steel

Spider Silk DNA and the Quest for Better Bulletproof Vests, Sutures, and Parachute Rope

Book - 2013
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An introduction to the field of genetics through the story of Randy Lewis and his work with golden orb weaver spiders and his subsequent creation of artificial spider silk that can be used to save and improve lives.
Publisher: Boston : Houghton Mifflin Books for Children, 2013
ISBN: 9780547681269
Branch Call Number: J 595.44 HEO
Characteristics: 79 p. : col. ill. ; 24 x 29 cm
Additional Contributors: Comins, Andy - Photographer


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