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8,500-year-old Evidence of Silk Production Weaves a New History of the Luxurious Fabric

Tuesday, January 10, 2017 21:22
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8,500-year-old Evidence of Silk Production Weaves a New History of the Luxurious Fabric

Researchers have isolated degraded silk proteins in the soil of Chinese tombs that date back about 8,500 years—the oldest evidence of manmade silk by far. 

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