A New Plaice.
This world may be going to sh*t, but fortunately we might be able to just dip and start from scratch somehwere else. It seems that the answer to one of the major issues of space colonization might have been found, of all places, in fish and arthropods. This Wired article details how chitin, an organic polymer found in exoskeletons of animals and the scales of fish, may be the key to efficient building materials on the Moon and Mars. I’ll never look at a Filet-o-Fish the same ever again.Read Original Article.