Space Cat IRL: Iran Wants to Launch Persian Cat Into Space

According to the Associated Press, Iran's aerospace program announced today that it plans to launch a Persian cat into space by March. The Iranians have sent a mouse, a turtle, some worms, and even a monkey into space. But this real-life Space Cat would be the first feline to journey out of Earth's cozy confines in… » 9/16/13 2:39pm 9/16/13 2:39pm