Will you send your loved one's ashes into space for $2,500?


    A San Francisco-based Elysium Space company which describes itself as a “memorial spaceflight” company, which is made of former NASA personnel and funeral experts, is planning to send the ashes of dead people into orbit. The company said that it plans to book  a flight on one of Elon Musk’s SpaceX rockets.
    The business aims to “change the vision of death from the underground to the celestial.”

    “For about 2 years, our memorial spacecraft will respectfully and peacefully orbit the Earth,” Elysium Space CEO Thomas Civeit, told CNBC. “Eventually, in a last poetic moment, the spacecraft…

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