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2013-11-11 23:22:20

Figure Plant, a design and fabrication company based in Portland, Oregon, was recently asked: “We want to cook chicken in space. We’re talking to NASA, but we wanted to see if you'd be interested." Portland, Oregon (PRWEB) November 11, 2013 The mission presented: To build a space capsule—in the shape of a bottle of teriyaki sauce--that can cook chicken while ascending to 105,000 feet in space. The capsule will then need to return to earth intact and be recovered for a...


Word of the Day
omphalos
  • The navel or umbilicus.
  • In Greek archaeology: A central boss, as on a shield, a bowl, etc.
  • A sacred stone in the temple of Apollo at Delphi, believed by the Greeks to mark the 'navel' or exact center-point of the earth.
'Omphalos' comes from the ancient Greek.
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