Chris Hadfield

Astronaut Hadfield to release first space album

Astronaut Chris Hadfield is taking music to intergalactic heights with the first album written and recorded in space.

Apr 15, 2015, 09:45 AM IST

Rookie astronaut takes to Twitter to share life in space

First-time astronaut Reid Wiseman arrived at the International Space Station two weeks ago, but zero gravity still surprises him.

Jun 11, 2014, 03:58 AM IST

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield calls for global cooperation with China

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield is calling for cooperation with China in space and wants it to be part of any international effort to return to the moon.

Dec 30, 2013, 01:59 AM IST

Astronaut Chris Hadfield documents his space odysseys

The windows of a spaceship casually frame miracles. Every 92 minutes, another sunrise: a layer cake that starts with orange, followed by a thick wedge of blue and topped with richest and darkest icing decorated with stars.

Dec 27, 2013, 19:24 PM IST

Astronaut Chris Hadfield hopes for permanent base on moon

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has said that the next logical step in space exploration would be a permanent base on the Moon.

Dec 16, 2013, 16:17 PM IST

NASA pays tribute to Nelson Mandela

Nelson Mandela, the revered South African anti-apartheid icon who led his country to democracy and became its first black president is no more. The world is mourning the loss of an indomitable spirit and one of its greatest heroes. NASA has also joined the worldwide wave of tributes by highlighting an image of his native land as seen from the International Space Station (ISS).

Dec 06, 2013, 16:08 PM IST

Chris Hadfield reveals more unusual aspects of life in space

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield, who recently spent 6 months on the International Space Station (ISS), has revealed more unusual aspects of life in space.

Nov 14, 2013, 14:54 PM IST

Astronaut Chris Hadfield to release first book in October

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be adding another feather to his cap after his recent stint as commander of the International Space Station - this time as a writer.

Jul 03, 2013, 16:51 PM IST

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield announces retirement

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield announced on Monday his retirement after a five-month mission to space that captivated the world with his Twitter microblog.

Jun 11, 2013, 09:30 AM IST

Space was too good not to share it: Chris Hadfield

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield has said that he his life in space was "too good" to not share on social media.

May 17, 2013, 12:59 PM IST

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield makes first music video in space

Canadian astronaut and outgoing ISS Commander Chris Hadfield has recorded the first music video in space while floating in zero gravity, strumming an acoustic guitar and crooning his own rendition of David Bowie`s "Space Oddity".

May 14, 2013, 09:47 AM IST

Space Station Expedition 35 astronauts land safely in Kazakhstan

Three members of the International Space Station Expedition 35 crew undocked from the orbiting laboratory and returned safely to Earth Monday, May 13, ending a mission lasting almost five months.

May 14, 2013, 09:29 AM IST

Astronaut finds `bullet hole` in ISS solar panel

A small object, possibly a meteoroid, has pierced a solar panel on the International Space Station, leaving a “bullet hole”, Canadian astronaut and Expedition 35 commander Chris Hadfield has said.

Apr 30, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

Watch: Chris Hadfield wrings out water on the ISS

Two 10th grade students, Kendra Lemke and Meredith Faulkner from Lockview High School, submitted the entry `Ring it out` to find out the effects of a microgravity environment on water being wrung out of a wet washcloth.

Apr 20, 2013, 18:12 PM IST

Chris Hadfield, Ed Robertson perform first Space-Earth duet

A Canadian astronaut teamed up with Barenaked Ladies singer Ed Robertson for a performance that is out of this world.

Feb 10, 2013, 14:55 PM IST

Astronaut Chris Hadfield tweets pics from ISS

A Canadian astronaut has posted photographs from around the world and onboard the International Space Station while orbiting the Earth, on his Twitter account.

Jan 07, 2013, 18:19 PM IST