From helmets to headsets to football-players-turned astronauts, NASA and the Super Bowl have a number of things in common.
When taking a real life stroll through the airlock, sci-fi fashion generally takes a back seat to, oh, not dying a horrible death in the inky black void of space. Still, there's nothing stopping us from laughing at some of the space suit designs that have come down the pipe.
Outside of sci-fi fanboy dreams, space suits are generally a rather unsexy affair. In this post, we'll slip into some of the more visual alluring (and revealing) numbers to come down the cosmic fashion runway.
What kind of gloves go best with a space suit? Well, scientists and futurists are still working on that one, but the answers have ranged from crude mechanical claws to high-tech mits that simulate the sensation of touch. Come inside and slip on something cosmic.