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Bamboo building has actually typically been rather uncomplicated: Whole stalks are made use of to develop latticed buildings, or woven in strips to form wall-sized screens. The result can be spectacular, as well as useful in parts of the world where bamboo grows.Scientists in Gibson's laboratory have actually gathered bamboo samples of different densities to examine bamboo's microstructure. Credit: Jennifer Chu/MIT