Chris Hadfield

Chris Hadfield


Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after 3 spaceflights. For events and media, please write to info@chrishadfield.ca.

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Mars over Toronto. It won’t be this close to Earth again until 2035. (great photo by friend Andrew Yee!)

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I love pictures from space. Especially of Mars. (autumn sand dunes in a southern highlands crater) @NASA  details:

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Earth, today - tropical storms, wildfire & Amazon smoke, Sahara dust, 7.6 billion folks fighting a pandemic. Take care of someone on our shared spaceship.

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This ancient glacier retreated by 23 km since 1990, and broke off in the record heat this summer. Now melting in the ocean. The world is getting @esaotter .

To Boldly Go What's more exciting than a new toilet? A new SPACE toilet. @NASA 

Uplift - this athlete carried a disabled biology student named Eleftheria to the top of Mount Olympus, her dream. Well done, Marios. You are an Olympian. @MariosGiannakou 

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With celebrity death and elections taking the media by the nose, it’s easy to forget that this year saw a great many positives. Let’s look.

A clear way to watch the Earth's temperature changes over the past 137 years. (from historic & data, via )

With deference to the genius of David Bowie, here's Space Oddity, recorded on Station. A last glimpse of the World.

Ashes to ashes, dust to stardust. Your brilliance inspired us all. Goodbye Starman.

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In case you're wondering what landing on an aircraft carrier looks like. Imagine it at night in bad weather. BZ.

Genius is so fine and rare. Goodbye Professor Hawking. You inspired and taught us all.

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Mental health affects us all. Bell gives 5¢ to mental health programs every time you Tweet #BellLetsTalk . They've donated $80 mill. Thanks!

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Our entire Moon (including the side we can't see from Earth). Video from @LRO_NASA 

Tonight this woman returns from space, the all-time US record-holder. Commander Peggy Whitson PhD, you rock. Safe landing, !

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Leonard, you lived long and prospered, and were an inspiration to me and to millions. Rest in peace.

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