Stolen Bridges, Space Naps, Console Designs & Rhynos! – WIRed #73

Howdy, Hey There And Hello! This week on WIRed, I uncover the recent phenomenon of bridge theft (and I mean walking/car BRIDGES), how do you sleep in the deep reaches of space where no one can hear you snore, the online catalog of video game console history, and IT’S RHYNO! IT’S RHYNO! GORE! GORE! GORE!

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Just How Do You Sleep In Space?

Let’s take a moment to remember how awesome CSA astronaut Chris Hadfield is.  Think about it: while you and I sink our bodies into our soft pillows and mattresses,  there are few people in space who go nighty-night using fairly different method; which involves strapping themselves into an oversized zero-g space pouch. According to the above video and Hadfield, it’s better than it sounds. Plus, after already showing us how crying in space works, this is very interesting. Continue reading “Just How Do You Sleep In Space?”