Quantcast
Last updated on April 16, 2014 at 17:34 EDT

Latest Chris Hadfield Stories

2014-04-16 16:27:36

Canadian Celebrities lend their voices to encourage all Canadians to make a difference and register for the national sing-along and live web-cast in honour of the 10th Anniversary of Music Monday! TORONTO, April 16, 2014 /CNW/ - On Monday, May 5(th) Music Monday celebrates its 10(th) anniversary with a live webcast linking simultaneous cross Canada events in St. John's NL; Halifax Regional Municipality NS; Charlottetown, PEI; Toronto, ON; Winnipeg, MB; Edmonton, AB; Whitehorse,...

2014-03-13 08:25:27

- A Tribe Called Red, Chantal Kreviazuk and Raine Maida, Canadian astronaut Commander Chris Hadfield, July Talk, Kardinal Offishall, Shad, and more to take the stage for THE 2014 JUNO AWARDS broadcast, live from Winnipeg's MTS Centre - - Tickets available now through www.ticketmaster.ca - To tweet this release: http://bit.ly/1cTXgbO TORONTO, March 13, 2014 /PRNewswire/ - CTV and The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS) announced today another group of...

2013-12-23 23:24:50

In a recent NPR interview, astronaut Chris Hadfield indicated that his spaceship became "blood red" when seeing Sunrise, thus confirming that Sunlight passing through our atmosphere experiences a redshift without relative motion. Dr. R. M. Santilli and Dr. j. V. Kadeisvili of of the Institute for Basic Research and the R M Santilli Foundation comment on Hadfield’s interview and how it supports the lack of expansion of the universe...

2013-11-07 16:22:46

OTTAWA, Nov. 7, 2013 /CNW/ - The Bank of Canada has announced the entry into circulation of the new $5 and $10 polymer bank notes. Starting today, these final two notes in the new polymer Frontiers series will be available at financial institutions across Canada. Bank of Canada Governor Stephen S. Poloz launched the $5 note at the Canadian Space Agency in Saint-Hubert, Quebec. He was joined by Chris Hadfield, retired Canadian astronaut and former Commander of the International...

2013-07-09 23:22:33

International Space Station Commander, Colonel Chris Hadfield is slated to launch the 18th Annual International IT Service Management Conference & Exhibition as the featured keynote speaker on February 16, 2014. Burlington, ON (PRWEB) July 09, 2013 Pink Elephant announced today that internationally renowned Astronaut and social media celebrity, Commander Chris Hadfield will be the featured opening keynote speaker at “Pink14”, the company’s 18th Annual IT Service Management...

Canadian Officials Get Flood Imaging Help From New Space Station Camera
2013-07-04 05:32:47

Lee Rannals for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online A new camera aboard the International Space Station (ISS) known as the ISS SERVIR Environmental Research and Visualization System (ISERV) is helping officials working in the flooded regions of downtown Calgary in Alberta, Canada. NASA's ISERV camera snapped 24 images of the flooded area, and the team sent out the photos to Canadian officials to help with response and assessment. This camera system is based on a modified commercial...

2013-07-02 08:24:58

TORONTO, July 2, 2013 /CNW/ - Random House Canada is proud to announce that it will publish Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield's first book on October 29, 2013. The book, AN ASTRONAUT'S GUIDE TO LIFE ON EARTH, is the first in a two-book agreement that was completed with literary agent Rick Broadhead of Rick Broadhead & Associates. Anne Collins, the publisher of the Knopf Random Canada Publishing Group, is thrilled to be working with Hadfield on the book. She says, "On his last...

Chris Hadfield: A Man Of Many Firsts Retires From Canadian Space Agency
2013-06-11 08:50:36

Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Chris Hadfield, fresh off his return from a five-month stint aboard the International Space Station (ISS) as the first Canadian to ever take command of the orbiting space laboratory, has announced he is retiring from the Canadian Space Agency. Hadfield, who was born in Sarnia, Ontario in 1959, said he will also be returning home to Canada upon his retirement (his last day is July 3, 2013). His 21-year career as an astronaut...

2013-05-29 12:25:37

OTTAWA, May 29, 2013 /CNW/ - Today, the Honourable James Moore, Minister of Canadian Heritage and Official Languages, and Russell Mills, Chair of the National Capital Commission (NCC), invited all Canadians to participate in the 2013 Canada Day celebrations and announced the program for the Noon and Evening shows on Parliament Hill. "On July 1(st), all Canadians are invited to celebrate Canada's 146(th) birthday on Parliament Hill," said Minister Moore. "This year's Canada Day...

2013-05-23 11:38:27

NASA will host a Google+ Hangout with the three recently returned International Space Station astronauts from 3-4 p.m. EDT on Thursday, May 23. This event will connect the agency's social media followers with NASA astronauts Kevin Ford and Tom Marshburn and Chris Hadfield of the Canadian Space Agency. The three are back home in Houston and undergoing rehabilitation after living and working aboard the laboratory orbiting 250 miles above Earth. The Expedition 34 and 35 astronauts will...


Latest Chris Hadfield Reference Libraries

sts-74
2012-05-12 09:29:42

Atlantis launched from Kennedy Space Center on November 12 at 7:30 AM EST and landed at Kennedy on November 20, 1995 at 12:01 PM EST. The shuttle orbited 129 times at an altitude of 213 nautical miles at an inclination of 51.6 degrees and travelled 3.4 million miles. The mission lasted 8 days, 4 hours, 30 minutes, and 44 seconds. STS-74 marked the second docking of a U.S. Space Shuttle to the Russian Space Station Mir, continuing Phase I activities leading to construction of International...

More Articles (1 articles) »