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  • noun Plural form of nanofibril.

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  • At the nanoscale, spindles of spider silk are formed from "puffs" of extremely tiny fibres, or nanofibrils, connected by joints.

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  • At the nanoscale, spindles of spider silk are formed from "puffs" of extremely tiny fibres, or nanofibrils, connected by joints.

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  • Using Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), the researchers found that at these sites, known as "puffs", the nanofibrils that comprise the silk are no longer aligned but point in random directions.

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  • But when the web is in a damp, foggy atmosphere, these nanofibrils shrink, causing the bumpy silk fibres to smooth out.

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  • Using Scanning Electron Microscopy (SEM), the researchers found that at these sites, known as "puffs", the nanofibrils that comprise the silk are no longer aligned but point in random directions.

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  • Two main fibres support a series of separate rounded 'puffs', each made up of tiny, randomly intertwined nanofibrils.

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  • Thinner connecting stretches of nanofibrils, separating the knots, become more apparent; these areas are called 'joints'.

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  • Thinner connecting stretches of nanofibrils, separating the knots, become more apparent; these areas are called 'joints'.

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  • Two main fibres support a series of separate rounded 'puffs', each made up of tiny, randomly intertwined nanofibrils.

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  • But when the web is in a damp, foggy atmosphere, these nanofibrils shrink, causing the bumpy silk fibres to smooth out.

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