How do spiders make their webs? Turns out it’s in their DNA. Spider expert and Museum curator Cheryl Y. Hayashi discusses her research into spider silk, why it’s an exciting time to be a biologist, and why natural history museums are so important to the future of science.
Read a Q&A with Dr. Hayashi: http://www.amnh.org/explore/news-blogs/news-posts/the-amazing-spider-curator
#spider #web #arachnid #entomology #zoology
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