Chris Hadfield


Mission specialist on STS-74 and performed multiple EVAs on STS-100. Currently training as the commander of Expedition 35.

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Measuring astronaut intelligence - a match and remember memory test we do on-orbit for cognitive assessment

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Our band opened last night for country singer Clint Black in Conroe, TX. Great fun!

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the new 3D videocamera - training today on how to get good 3D video while on Space Station. What would be fun?

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Russian Space Can Opener - new from the spaceship manufacturer Energia. Note the ring, to clip on a tether

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Station is falling! We fire thrusters to push it higher; on Wed we raised orbit 4 km. It falls due to drag

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Space Trash Bag, rubberized - when full of leftovers, pull the elastic hard, wrap 5 times, knob thru hole to seal

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diving in the rain - not good weather for the support ships! still waiting & training

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we understand so little of the rest of everything - Hubble gives us a peek:

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It's Thanksgiving across my country, and my daughter made Sweet Potato Pie. Enjoy the day and all its meanings.

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How many astronauts did it take to rub the paint off this robot training joystick? (SSRMS THC)

Astronaut medical training - our simulators seem disrespectful, the sock makes it somehow worse

wonderful picture from Space Station of the Earth's aurora in full colour - nice photo Mike Fossum!

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Flat Chris at Niagara Falls - CSA ladies took my new PR photo on the Maid of the Mist. Glad it's a dry suit.

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a tiny meteor at 10 km/sec will go thru solid steel: see the holes & spatter, U New Brunswick's hi-speed gun lab

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with Venus Barbie - on the road in Canada, Cdn Science Writers Association (courtesy )

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Back on Earth - detail of my oxygen mask: O2 valves in and out, plus a voice-activated mic

Landed for fuel, good weather today

Going flying

Heart and Lungs in weightlessness - intricate equipment we set up on Space Station to test how we're doing

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