Snail teeth: the world’s strongest biological material?
Researchers from the University of Portsmouth in England found that the prize for the world’s strongest material goes to snail teeth, rather than spider silk. Spider silk has long been praised as being the world’s ...Read more >
Grape waste from wine making could lead to more durable plastics
Researchers from the University of Clermont Auvergne in France is working on a way to use the pomace left behind during wine production to make more durable plastics. In wine making, some 25 per cent ...Read more >