Science Word of the Day
ABLATIVE POLYMER, n: Any polymer or resin with low thermal conductivity which melts when its surface is heated and forms a heat-resistant layer of charred material. These materials cover the cones of projectiles and space vehicles and protect them from high temperatures in outer space.
Grasshopper, SpaceX's latest prototype rocket, set a new altitude record of over 325 meters right before it landed vertically as planned on it's launch pad.
No matter your opinion of GMOs, there has never been a more polarizing company in agriculture than Monsanto Corporation. Does the small farmer have a chance?