In Spidersilk the novel, Mark gets to do a lot of traveling via wormholes, which makes many readers pretty jealous. However, wormhole travel isn’t as farfetched as scientist one believed it to be. Recently a group of scientists theorized that it is possible to travel via wormholes and get through to another universe. The only downside is, we still need to figure out more about black holes in order to consider this form of travel. It’s still exciting though and if you’d like to know more you can read up on the science by clicking on this link:
Friday, October 21, 2016
Tuesday, October 18, 2016
In Spidersilk the novel, Mark is protected by spiders who use their webbing as a way to keep him safe from intruders. Spider silk has become a hot commodity this year as everyone from the defense and medical department to clothing and car companies wants the substance to improve their products. Luckily, recently scientist figured out how to make synthetic spider silk, which means this durable substance could be added to just about anything you’d typically buy in stores.
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Friday, October 14, 2016
“These intruders that we are dealing with may actually be migrating from somewhere. It makes sense that they are not locals. Possibly even somewhere far away. I could not find anything on Vular or Titu forest. With the exception to a fictitious reference to an old myth, there was not a whim. Perhaps places in a video game or book might have a reference to the myth?”_Garrick from Spidersilk the novel
Tuesday, October 11, 2016
Spidersilk the novel is filled with awesome science fiction themes, including multi-dimensions. Recently, this theme was explored in a popular series called Stranger Things. Although most would argue both of these works of art are fiction, some scientist beg to differ claiming that scientist do investigate multiple dimensions and parallel universes. If you’d like to know more check out this interesting interview:
Friday, October 7, 2016
Tuesday, October 4, 2016
In Spidersilk the novel, the main character, Mark, is protected by a group of spiders in another dimension. These spiders utilize their spider silk to keep the intruders from harming Mark and most of his friends. If you’ve ever run into a spider web then you probably know spider silk is really no joke. However, the substance is tougher and more intricate than most people think. In fact, spider silk can actually manipulate sound and heat. No wonder this substance is he fiber of the future.
If you’d like the full 4-1-1 on spider silk, check out this link: http://gizmodo.com/amazing-spider-silk-continues-to-surprise-scientists-1784323695