Exhibit A: after 7 days in microgravity, mice rediscover vestibular sensation

Exhibit B: Frank Poole keeps fit aboard the Discovery One

“We find ourselves suddenly threatened by hordes of Yankee emigrants, who have already begun to flock into our country, and whose progress we cannot arrest.”

Pío Pico, last governor of Alta California (now State of California), 1846


As I was about to leave the house, the robotic vacuum changed its course -seemingly rushing towards me- and for a second I felt weird about leaving my “pet” alone.
#kynomorphization of technology is even more pathetic than #anthropomorphization