More proof that we live in the future! William Shatner tweeted at an astronaut in space — who responded right away, in Star Trek language.
To which the Canadian Space Agency's Chris Hadfield responded immediately:
@williamshatner Yes, Standard Orbit, Captain. And we're detecting signs of life on the surface.— Chris Hadfield (@Cmdr_Hadfield) January 3, 2013
The future is pretty awesome sometimes. [via The Atlantic]