For William Shatner, spaceman, science fiction just merged with reality – Mashable

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William Shatner, 90, boarded one of Jeff Bezos’ Blue Origin tourist rockets and got to go on a 10-minute trip to space. Renowned for his role as Captain Kirk on ‘Star Trek’, Shatner was able to bring some science fiction to reality, becoming the oldest person to ever reach space.