Innovation: The word that sums up the history of America. Philosopher plowmen, courtly craftsmen, benevolent benefactors, and the poor and the powerful gave rise to the first middle class through innovation. Survival on the American frontier demanded innovation. Innovative minds harnessed the disdain for an oppressive monarchy and forged a new kind of nation. Our founding fathers became the greatest problem assessors, and solvers, the world has ever known. Read Full WHY SCIENCE Article Published Feb 10, 2011 on CT Innovations Blog Website.