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"[Science fiction is] anything that turns you and your social context, the social you, inside out."
- Gregory Benford

Mal de Void  
  Literally, space sick.  

Tom Bennington laughed. He was an old-timer, and he said in a reminiscent tone: I remember when we used to do that on manual. There were as many cases of mal de void during cathode change as during turnover. Autopilots are the nuts look! Were about to swing right now, and Ill bet a fiver that the folks below wont know a thing about it.
From Off the Beam, by George O. Smith.
Published by Astounding Science Fiction in 1944
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Compare to space-sick from Ralph 124c 41 + (1911) by Hugo Gernsback, to space madness from A Daring Trip to Mars (1931) by Max Valier, moon-terror from Star of Dreams (1941) by Jack Williamson, gravitation paralysis from The World With A Thousand Moons (1942) by Edmond Hamilton, Space Scurvy (Kenoalgia) from Sacred Martian Pig (1949) by Margaret Saint Clair and space phobia from Let 'em Breathe Space! (1953) by Lester del Rey.

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