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Mens denne fyren har spunnet nettet sitt i utkanten av Bhubaneswar i India. Foto: Biswaranjan Rout/AP Photo.

A research team has discovered how spider silk responds to stress. The results of the spider web study appear in the Thursday issue of the journal Nature.

The Writing Spider

Argiope- Known As The Writing Spider. Look at that amazing web.

Spider spinneret. Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the end of a spider's abdomen showing silk (threads) being produced by a spinneret. Magnification: x600 when printed 10cm wide.

Coloured scanning electron micrograph (SEM) of the end of a spider's abdomen showing silk (threads) being produced by a spinneret. Magnification: when printed wide. (it really is a tangle of fibers, not a single thread!

What does happiness look like in your brain?  This little video shows molecules of the protein myosin dragging a ball of endorphins along an active filament into the inner part of the brain’s parietal cortex. That produces feelings of happiness.

What Happiness Looks Like

Kinesin (a motor protein) pulling a vesicle along cytoskeletal filament Science.

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we must invest our time in obedience to Allah and make sure that our spiritual condition is improving from year to year; Origins New Islamic Year

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