The United States launched "space burial", 1 gram of ashes needs 2,500 US dollars

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The United States launched "space burial", 1 gram of ashes needs 2,500 US dollars

2018-12-04 10:25:08 120 ℃

IT House December 3rd news, "Fallo Space" company in San Francisco, USA will launch "space funeral", they will use the SpaceX "Falcon 9" rocket launched on the 3rd local time to 100 people The ashes were sent to space.

It is understood that the "Falcon 9" rocket launched by SpaceX will be equipped with "Bei Le Satellite 2" Lift off. Customers only need to pay 2,500 US dollars (about 17220 yuan) to send 1 gram of ashes to space.

The founder of Bliss Space said that the reason why he would give ashes to space was because he knew a lot of people who felt very good about the beauty of the night sky. According to reports, the "Belle Satellite 2" satellite is about 100 cubic centimeters in size and cost $10,000. After the launch, it will stay in the orbit about 550 kilometers from the Earth for five years.

In 1998, NASA sent the ashes of astronomical physicist Schmeiker to the moon; in 2006, when the New Horizons satellite flew to Pluto, it also carried the ashes of the Pluto discoverer astronomer Touber. . At present, Elysium is the first company to conduct "space burial" for private customers.