18JUN 2024
Astronaut Book

Astronaut Book

Commander Chris Hadfield captured the world’s imagination last year, when, from 13 March to 13 May 2013, he was the first Canadian Commander of the International Space Station. While aboard the ISS, Commander Hadfield did a series of “experiments, ” both for scientists, but, perhaps most importantly, for youth. This included genuinely interesting questions like “How do you cry in…

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12JUN 2024
Astronaut Images

Astronaut Images

Click To View Slideshow» Captain Scott Kelly s Twitter feed is the best in the world (or several miles above it). In the wake of the untimely explosion of SpaceX s rocket mission to resupply the International Space Station, Astronaut Scott Kelly—a current resident of the ISS—tweeted the following image…
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06JUN 2024
What Foods do astronauts Eat?

What Foods do astronauts Eat?

Imagine going camping for over a week with several of your close friends. You would make sure you have plenty of food and the gear to cook and eat it with. The food would have to be stored properly and nonperishable to avoid spoilage. After finishing your meal, or at the end of your camping trip, you…
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31MAY 2024
African American female astronauts

African American female astronauts

Photo: Courtesy of NASA, Jeanette J. Epps, Ph.D. and NASA Astronaut I saw a photo this morning on Twitter showing a small group of black women with the tag “And they’re all NASA astronauts, too!” It got me curious, especially since it’s Black History Month. Who are these women who possess such brains…

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25MAY 2024
Canadian astronauts list

Canadian astronauts list

Canada s eight astronauts, posing for a photo at the John H. Chapman Space Centre in St. Hubert, Que., in 2003: Back row, left to right, Marc Garneau, Steve MacLean, Julie Payette, Dave Williams; front row, left to right, Roberta Bondar, Chris Hadfield, Robert Thirsk and Bjarni Tryggvason. ((Andre Pichette/Canadian…
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19MAY 2024
Astronauts Space Shuttle

Astronauts Space Shuttle

A rocket booster continues upward as the Challenger disappears in a fireball Credit: NASA When the news came thirty years ago today that Space Shuttle Challenger had been lost along with her seven-member crew just 73 seconds after launch, my friends I could only stare in disbelief at the television set…
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13MAY 2024
Have astronauts been to Mars

Have astronauts been to Mars

Credit: Space.com Store Making it happen Credit: By Karl Tate, Infographics Artist NASA is working on a number of different fronts to make a crewed Mars mission happen, Green said. Researchers are monitoring how NASA astronaut Scott Kelly and cosmonaut Mikhail Kornienko respond physiologically and psychologically…

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