Could Spider-Man Swing on Actual Spider Silk? - Nerdist

Could Spider-Man Swing on Actual Spider Silk?

SURPRISE BECAUSE SCIENCE CHANNEL! Subscribe now and click the shiny notifications bell so you don’t miss out on all things science and pop culture. Spider-Man is finally webslinging in the MCU thanks to Captain America Civil War, but could he use REAL spider silk? Kyle uses his spider sense in this week’s Because Science! Subscribe for more Because Science: Watch the last episode: More science: Watch more Because Science: Follow Kyle Hill: Follow Us: Because Science every Thursday. Artist: Andrew Bowser Learn more: • WEIGHT OF SPIDER-MAN: • THE PHYSICS OF SPIDER-MAN’S WEBS: • STRENGTH OF SPIDER SILK (6MM DIAMETER): • TRAFFIC SWING, 10 METER LINE: • SUPER FAST SWING, 10 METER LINE: • WEIGHT OF WEB, 10 METER LINE: • SPIDER SILK STRENGTH: • CENTRIPEDAL FORCE: