David Bowie, one of the most progressive songwriters of his generation, who sang about outer space and aliens, died on Sunday, January 10, two days after his 69th birthday and the release of his latest album, Blackstar
Chris Hadfield is an astronaut for the 21st century. The Canadian former fighter pilot and current commander of the International Space Station has shown a supreme mastery of social media. He has hosted an “, which now boasts more than 800, 000 followers. But Hadfield will surely gain a few more in the coming days as his latest creation spreads across the Web.
In preparation for his departure from the ISS, Hadfield has recorded a version of David Bowie’s classic “Space Oddity, ” complete with some orbital strumming on an acoustic guitar and ambient sounds that Hadfield taped on the station. (See this video for Hadfield’s explanation of why the space station has an onboard guitar, and why it’s hard to play guitar in space.) The surprisingly polished video is embedded below. The response from the Bowie camp has been positive—the singer’s official Twitter and Facebook accounts both shared the video. (Bowie’s reaction to that most modern of online phenomena—the YouTube tribute—seems appropriate, given that this is the same man who in 1998 launched his own Internet service provider.)stylish shirt express worldwide stylish coats what others think of me is none of my business factors that affect the choice of communication media sussex ornithological society wanis international foods stylish mens glasses car hire belfast international airport jamaica ny international distribution center how do i set up a business coworking nottingham stylish simple casual pakistani dresses what does a business woman do how to write a business summary christmas markets london stylish tops for women white space coworking why coworking are betting suburbs why business insurance is important business how to start how many people have died of aids worldwide prelit christmas trees nike worldwide shoes coworking community dutch society procuring english beer stewart investors worldwide sustainability raleigh international why is good communication important coworking glasgow paper christmas decorations stylish boots for men exempt society what is psc in business london first coworking coliving communication health and social care how do you get your business on google st cuthberts society england international barbican coworking space international food outdoor solar lights asda christmas tree m&s worldwide managed fund accumulation units international eyewear