Wiki Wormhole: Visit the 250-mile-high club with a look at sex in space
With more than 4.6 million articles, Wikipedia is an invaluable resource, whether you’re throwing a term paper together at the last minute or re-editing Pluto‘s page because it is so a planet! But follow enough links, and you get sucked into some seriously strange places. We explore some of Wikipedia’s oddities in our 4,683,612-week series, Wiki Wormhole.
This week’s entry: Sex in space
What it’s about: Since the earliest humans gazed up at the heavens, humankind has shared a dream that our species would break the shackles of this earthly realm and that one day, we would be up there, among the stars, doin’ it. Yes, as long as we’ve been traveling into space, we’ve been thinking about having sex in space. Officially, no one has ever been sent into orbit while actually in orbit. And unofficially, while rumors persist …