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When actor James Doohan died in 2005, the man who played Star Trek‘s engineer Scotty for nearly 40 years had one request: That his ashes be launched into space. Now, after years of delays and countless rumors, SpaceX Falcon 9 rocket is not only carrying the Dragon spacecraft; according to Billionaire SpaceX Founder and CEO Elon Musk, it has the ashes of “Scotty” packed somewhere inside the rocket
Originally posted by FissionSurplus
Will his ashes remain in an urn floating through space, or will they shoot the ashes out to mingle with space dust and asteroids?
If it were me, I would want to be shot out as dust, to become one with the stars.