Tag: silkworms


Silk Pavilion

How to get 6,500 silk worms to make you a house. Sort of.


Smithsonian on Silkworm Farming

Via Boing Boing, I discovered that the Smithsonian has an article up about silkworm farming: Silkworm farming [in Italy] was a brutal job. Since silkworms require a constant, mild temperature, entire sections of farmhouses were […]