Posts tagged "silk"

Science Finds A Way To Make Bulletproof Silk

We typically think of silk as a soft, delicate fabric, difficult to wash and easy to destroy. But scientist Randy Lewis, in collaboration with Dutch artist Jalila Essaidi, found a…

Julie Gerstein | August 28, 2011 - 5:00 pm

Poll: Can You Tell The Difference Between Keira Knightley’s Movie Characters?

I have this theory that Keira Knightley plays the same character in nearly every movie and gets lauded by critics as if she’s reinvented the wheel every time. With the…

Amelia McDonell-Parry | September 9, 2008 - 1:15 pm