Col. Chris Hadfield

Aug 29

I’ll be talking and signing books at the Payerne, Switzerland airshow tomorrow. Come out if you can!http://www.air14.ch/internet/air14/en/home.html http://www.

I’ll be talking and signing books at the Payerne, Switzerland airshow tomorrow. Come out if you can!

http://www.air14.ch/internet/air14/en/home.html

To all of us born on the 29th of August, especially crewmate Tom Marshburn - what did you do for your birthday? I ran to the lake and back.

To all of us born on the 29th of August, especially crewmate Tom Marshburn - what did you do for your birthday? I ran to the lake and back.

At a given moment, this is our air traffic around the world. http://planefinder.net

At a given moment, this is our air traffic around the world. http://planefinder.net

Aug 28

The endless ochre dunes of Australia are unmistakable, no matter what spaceship you’re in.

The endless ochre dunes of Australia are unmistakable, no matter what spaceship you’re in.

Aug 02

I’m not afraid of snakes, just … startled by them, cold-bloodedly sunning on the shrubbery.

I’m not afraid of snakes, just … startled by them, cold-bloodedly sunning on the shrubbery.

Jul 31

Cool flame - unexpected discovery up on Space Station that can affect fuel efficiency in cars.
http://www.jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/news/news_releases/release.sfe?id=1548

Cool flame - unexpected discovery up on Space Station that can affect fuel efficiency in cars.

http://www.jacobsschool.ucsd.edu/news/news_releases/release.sfe?id=1548

Jul 30

21,000 years ago, the ice over Montreal was 3 kilometers thick, and dwarfed the Sears and CN Towers. The land is still rising back up like a sponge from the great weight of the ice. Conditions changing over time. (xkcd)

21,000 years ago, the ice over Montreal was 3 kilometers thick, and dwarfed the Sears and CN Towers. The land is still rising back up like a sponge from the great weight of the ice. Conditions changing over time. (xkcd)

Jul 29

A spaceship named George - launching tonight to the Space Station with 7 tons of welcome supplies.
http://www.itwire.com/science-news/space/64887-esa-george-lemaitre-spacecraft-set-to-launch-july-29-on-iss-trip

A spaceship named George - launching tonight to the Space Station with 7 tons of welcome supplies.

http://www.itwire.com/science-news/space/64887-esa-george-lemaitre-spacecraft-set-to-launch-july-29-on-iss-trip

Jul 28

An interesting way to see who you’re sharing time with. The link slowly spins: xkcd.com/1335/

An interesting way to see who you’re sharing time with. The link slowly spins: xkcd.com/1335/

Jul 27

Today there are 6 astronauts living and working in space and 4 under the sea, training: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/NEEMO/index.html

Today there are 6 astronauts living and working in space and 4 under the sea, training: http://www.nasa.gov/mission_pages/NEEMO/index.html