Sunday, April 8, 2012

Fact of the Day: Space Funeral


When Star Trek creator Gene Roddenberry died in 1991, portions of his cremated ashes were later sent to space to honor his memory.

16 comments:

  1. Never knew that, maybe the aliens will find him and rebuild him from some left over dna, you never know.

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  2. LOL @ Pat Hatt's comment!
    That is pretty cool that they sent some of his ashes out to space.

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  4. I'd just be happy to be shot out of a cannon, Hunter S. Thompson style! A space funeral is much classier, though.

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  5. He was deserving of something that grand!

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  6. Amazing! But I still prefer Viking funerals. :D

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  7. thats pretty cool. and valid point pesos

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  8. That's awesome!
    Nice blog.
    +Follow

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  9. Really fitting. That's what the funeral should be like: symbolic.

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