Spider silk has captured the imagination of people for thousands of years, from ancient peoples using webs as bandage to Aboriginals using silk as fishing lines. Whilst our understanding of silk's properties has increased enormously our understanding of the process that produce silk are still limited. In this talk Morgan will describe the novel process of dissecting out and culturing silk glands as well as the interesting discoveries that have followed.
The Church address when we re-open :-
Kingswood Methodist Church & Community Centre