Some spider species produce silk thread reflecting UV, attracting some insects while repulsing larger animals such as birds. This thread insipred the development of windows that birds can see.



Domaines d’applications

For textile, this fiber more resistant than kevlar could replace many technical fibers while having shape retention memory, which makes it a unique material. It is also biodegrable and can be used as a fertilizer.

In healthcare, this biologically neutral fiber could be used for surgery and the treatment of burnt patients and skin grafts.

n the construction industry, this fiber inspired a special glass only visible to birds which avoids multiple highrise accidents for skyscrapers, as well as maintenance and cleaning costs.


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