David Bowie

November 4, 2015

International Space Station: 15 facts marking 15 years

On Nov. 2, 2000, an American astronaut and two Russian cosmonauts became the first humans to take up residence on the International Space Station. Since then, the ISS has […]
October 10, 2015

Chris Hadfield's Space Sessions album aims to send listeners off planet

Canadian astronaut Colonel Chris Hadfield wants to share music that’s out of this world, with a new album of songs called Space Sessions that he recorded up […]
August 11, 2015

Nasa astronauts take first bites of lettuce grown in space: ‘Tastes like arugula’

It was one small bite for man, one giant meal for mankind. On a gustatory adventure never attempted by humanity, astronauts have for the first time […]
May 14, 2014

Chris Hadfield's breathtaking shots from space earn photography award

Canada’s most famous astronaut is now a professionally-recognized photographer. Chris Hadfield has been awarded an honorary Service of Photographic Arts designation by the Professional Photographers of […]
October 27, 2013

Chris Hadfield: ‘The universe is right there on the other side’

Imagine sitting at a desk and then suddenly you’re dangling off a cliff, your mind too distracted with amazement to process what just happened. That, according […]
July 8, 2013

7 Oddball Things Found on the Space Station

When NASA astronaut Tom Marshburn embarked on his mission to the International Space Station last December, he could only take a few personal items. He stashed photos, stuffed […]
June 10, 2013

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Retires From The Canadian Space Agency

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, probably the most famous and beloved astronaut since Apollo 11 and certainly the best-known Canadian astronaut ever, announced his retirement from the […]
May 23, 2013

Chris Hadfield on his recovery: ‘I’m readapting to it physically and mentally’

Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield is recovering from his days as commander of the international space station. He fielded questions about his time in space, his social media […]
May 17, 2013

Six of the best Chris Hadfield Videos from the ISS

Lots of things are different in space, and after 50 years of the space program, we take some of them for granted. Hadfield expertly reminds us […]