When it comes to motor vehicles, history is filled with curious also-rans. If the inventors of these contraptions had had their ways, our streets might be filled with single-wheeled cars, gas-fueled chariots, and armor-plated snowmobiles.
Billing themselves as "The premier travel agency for interplanetary adventure vacations," this guerrilla-science project is organizing a tour of the US and the UK. At each destination, they'll open an Intergalactic Travel Bureau to entice people into learning about planetary science.
Anyone who views cartooning as high art would do well to check out Diana Nock's The Intrepid Girlbot, a wordless comic about a darling Girlbot and a cybernetically enhanced raccoon searching for their places in the world.