gManZboy writes: "Just before Rovio Entertainment released its new Angry Birds Space game Thursday, NASA announced that 24 experiments would be conducted in space under a program that matches research projects with commercial spacecraft. You may be surprised to learn just how much the new game and the scientific experiments have in common. Angry Birds Space was developed in collaboration with NASA through a Space Act Agreement--and the game illustrates microgravity, a concept fundamental to current NASA experiments."
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