Space Archive

30 minutes with Chris Hadfield

Posted November 3, 2013 By Marc Leger

Canadian astronaut Cmdr. Chris Hadfield, six months out of his recent closely-followed odyssey to the International Space Station, has written a book titled An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth – a book which is now at the top of my reading list.  He is promoting his book across North America, and this past Friday […]

Here’s your opportunity to become an astronaut!

Posted November 15, 2011 By Marc Leger

As of today, NASA is accepting applications for the next group of astronauts.  They will be hiring up to 15 astronaut candidates, to be announced in March 2013.  Last time NASA underwent this process, they hired nine astronauts from a pool of over 3500 applicants.  With the end of the Space Shuttle program, these astronauts […]