Oswald McWeany writes: Reports swirling around the interenet are that a boy in China may have cat-like night vision. The boy with eerie blue-eyes was able to fill out a questionaire in the dark and his eyes reflect like a cats when a light is shined on them. No reports yet if he marks his territory by peeing on the sofa.
...though his invention worked superbly -- his theory was a crock of sewage from
beginning to end. -- Vernor Vinge, "The Peace War"