Buy a Genuine Coconut Cup from the Asteroid Belt

A bunch of writers decided to conduct an unscientific experiment: Would people pay more for items on eBay if they were offered up for auction with a fictional story explaining their importance? We've written before about this project, called "Significant Objects," created by io9 contributor Joshua Glenn and writer Rob… » 9/14/09 12:40pm 9/14/09 12:40pm