The team bringing lab-made spider silk to clothing racks


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Spider silk is one of nature's most incredible materials -- five times stronger than steel and more elastic than rubber bands.
Scientists have been trying to make mimic spider silk for a long time...but nobody's managed...until now. A team of scientists working in the Bay Area say they've found a way to make lab-grown silk.
The company is called Bolt Threads and it's just raised $32 million to bring man-made spider silk to commercial clothing racks. Bloomberg met the team.

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