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In addition to the space-age applications, there’s a more prosaic vision of a smoother future—where biologically-based strength, elasticity, and toughness make spider silk an extremely attractive alternative to man-made fibers like rayon.Imitation Is the Sincerest Form of Environmentalism - Issue 90: Something Green|Anastasia Bendebury & Michael Shilo DeLay|October 7, 2020|Nautilus
Its strength and toughness outperform synthetic counterparts.Why We Should Eat Crickets. And Other Bug Ideas - Facts So Romantic|Mary Ellen Hannibal|October 2, 2020|Nautilus
The company says that makes the screen’s toughness comparable to its burly ThinkPad laptops.The world’s first folding PC is up for pre-orders. Here’s what to know.|Stan Horaczek|September 30, 2020|Popular-Science
By mustering your mental toughness, you can tolerate hard conditions better and do what needs to be done.
This stripped Tagovailoa of his chance to prove his toughness and skill to NFL teams and created a lot of speculation about his potential draft position in this year’s NFL Draft, set for April 23-25.NFL Decision to Stick to Draft Date May Penalize Some ‘Diamonds in the Rough’|Shirley Carswell|April 23, 2020|TruthBeTold.news
And despite the training and toughness, the man was struggling to keep his family together.
This is not to suggest that Mailer ever lost the intellectual toughness which was central to his work.Mailer’s Letters Pack a Punch and a Surprising Degree of Sweetness|Ronald K. Fried|December 14, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Right, that toughness was always inside her, like the way she had given up crying.
It perfectly illustrates the combination of bravado, real toughness, and a kind of lost-little-boy appeal that he has with women.The Stacks: Mr. Bad Taste and Trouble Himself: Robert Mitchum|Robert Ward|July 19, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Female candidates once had to prove their toughness above all and never mention their personal lives.The Gubernatorial Glass Ceiling—and What It Means for Hillary Clinton|Eleanor Clift|June 5, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Each shook his lance aloft, as if to ascertain the weight and toughness of the unwieldy weapon, and then laid it in the rest.The Ontario Readers: The High School Reader, 1886|Ministry of Education
I was born tough, and its only common sense to put such natural toughness to some real use.Heroes of To-Day|Mary R. Parkman
Anything touched by the beam is broken by its own molecules, twisted by its own strength, and crushed by its own toughness.Islands of Space|John W Campbell
Only minds of extraordinary toughness and originality could resist such a torrent of suggestion.The Outline of History: Being a Plain History of Life and Mankind|Herbert George Wells
Now, there is a remedy for the toughness of steak, which I can give you, depending upon whether you like salad oil.