Bringing valuable lessons from space to earth

April 10, 2015 11:40 AM

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Bringing valuable lessons from space to earth

Col. Chris Hadfield has been in the space business for his entire career. A former top graduate of the U.S. Air Force Test Pilot School, the astronaut has been on three missions, logging almost 4,000 hours in space. The first Canadian to walk in space, he has flown on the Shuttle and the Russian Soyuz craft and acted as commander of the International Space Station, where he shot some of the most jaw-dropping photographs of planet Earth you’ll ever see, collected in the book You Are Here: Around the World in 92 Minutes.

And still, some people know him best as the guy who sang David Bowie’s Space Oddity — in space.

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