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Interactive video lesson plan for: The Perfection of Spider Silk - Science on the Web #112

Activity overview:

Giant movie spiders are always blasting out incredibly strong webbing, but it rarely matches the strength and engineering perfection of actual spider silk. Explore just how our arachnid friends produce the stuff, and what makes it so strong.

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