While current public debate centers on GMOs for dinner, the conversation may soon turn to GMO fashions. Cashmere goat herders in China are eyeing genetic engineering to keep those luxury sweaters on store shelves and to green the process too.
Researchers are often considered (unfairly) to be out of touch with the real world, but are they? When theory meets reality, the truth comes to light.
Research that seeks cutting edge answers can also prompt some pointed questions.