Why have we never been able to manufacture fibers as strong and tough as the silks spun by silkworms and spiders?
Aug 21, 2015 in Materials Science
Some wasps have unpleasant habits. Hijacking an unsuspecting insect or spider, parasitic wasps incapacitate their hapless victims by taking control of their nervous systems and turning them into zombies. Once the wasp has ...
Aug 05, 2015 in Plants & Animals