By the way, did you know that in just three days a single silkworm spins a continuous thread of up to 1500 meters for its cocoon, or that its weight increases 9000 times in its short and frivolous life of 30 days? The worm is hungry and picky, because they only food it eats are fresh and dry leaves of the mulberry tree 🙂

The Silk Museum in Como, Italy — Rolandomio Travel