Watch Mice on the ISS Perform Acrobatics #ISS #SpaceMice
Watching the grainy black and white footage looks a lot like the start of a Sci-Fi movie! Via C-Net:
NASA scientists have published the first detailed study of mice behavior in microgravity — and turns out they’re adaptable little critters.
Within seven to 10 days after launching, younger mice participating in ISS experiments began to engage in a notable and extremely GIF-worthy behavior not seen in their Earth-like brethren — group circling that looks like they’re running around a track.
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