Images of the Week, January 16-20
This cape is the largest garment to have ever been woven from spider silk. And once you hear how difficult it was--we're talking one million golden orb spiders and five years of work--you won't wonder why it's the only one of its kind, despite its strength and incredible lightness. And no, it's not dyed--that's the natural hue of the filament. Read more here.