Jeff Bezos plans to charge upwards of $300,000 for a ticket to space

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Jeff Bezos really wants to make space tourism a thing. According to a report by Reuters, the Amazon CEO’s rocket company, Blue Origin, could begin shuttling humans into space as early as next year.

The cost of the trip? A mere $200,000 to $300,000 per ticket.

For the price of a decent house in most areas of the country, Bezos plans to propel wealthy adventurers more than 100 km (62 miles) into suborbital space in Blue Origin’s ‘New Shepard’ autonomous rocket.

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