NASA Sent An Awesomely Geeky Tweet To William Shatner

Captain Kirk checks in.

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It all started on Saturday night when William Shatner, a.k.a. Captain Kirk, sent a tweet to NASA.

AND THEY ACTUALLY REPLIED. In the coolest way possible.

@WilliamShatner Good day, Captain. #ISS is in standard orbit and Commander Swanson has the conn. Hope you’re having a great weekend!

NASA@NASA

@WilliamShatner Good day, Captain. #ISS is in standard orbit and Commander Swanson has the conn. Hope you’re having a great weekend!

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Live long and prosper, geeky corner of the internet.

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