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Set Your Ash Here, Scotty

Posted by on May 27, 2012 | 0 comments

Set Your Ash Here, Scotty

Will Scotty’s ashes finally make it to space? Before he died in 2005, at the age of 85, James Doohan requested that his ashes be taken into space. In 2007 a capsule containing them reached suborbital space for several minutes, but the ashes were lost for three weeks after landing in the New Mexico desert. The following year SpaceX attempted to send a portion of them into orbit but the...

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