Astronaut Plays Solo Game of Zero Gravity Baseball in Space

By Kasia Cieplak-Mayr von Baldegg

Japanese astronaut Satoshi Furukawa decided to kill some time while stuck on board the International Space Station alone -- by playing a little baseball. It's amazing; he throws the ball and zips over to the other side of the spacecraft just in time to swing.

You know what else is hilarious in zero gravity? Cats!

Via The Week

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