Profile

Cover photo
Verified name
Chris Hadfield
Works at Canadian Space Agency
Attended Royal Military College of Canada
Lives in Houston, Texas
1,860,601 followers|108,002,647 views
AboutPostsPhotosYouTube

Stream

 
Today Space Oddity went over 25 million views. To everyone who helped make it - huge thanks.

http://youtu.be/KaOC9danxNo
790
106
Andrew Vigil's profile photoDeclan naughton's profile photoBonnie Nichalson's profile photoAngela Bahrij's profile photo
41 comments
 
This was so awesome to watch, I enjoy your singing. Most of all I would love to be in our God created space. I wish at times I could take a flight up there with you guys. I know it would be so Beautiful and Peaceful. 
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
50 years ago today Alexei was the first of us to step into the void. A brave, fun, artistic, visionary man. Role model.
639
46
Nan-c Nodland's profile photoMichele K. Perner's profile photoBuild the Enterprise - Forums's profile photoGeorge Barris's profile photo
20 comments
 
We honor and salute all those who venture before us ,whom open the doors to ones imagination and the visionary to make it reality! 
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
2001 Space Odyssey destination, art versus life: there really are oceans on a Jupiter moon.

http://www.scientificamerican.com/article/jupiter-s-moon-ganymede-has-salty-ocean-with-more-water-than-earth/
330
19
Yan Kayary's profile photoJustin K.W. Smith's profile photoJoyce Pattillo's profile photoLeslie Regnier's profile photo
13 comments
 
Hey Chris Hadfield, whats your favourite element?
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
I made dinner tonight. #cliche
303
9
Kwanrutai Molakaw's profile photoBuild the Enterprise - Forums's profile photoDylan Cuffy's profile photoNei Znho's profile photo
28 comments
 
nice
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
Star City, cosmonaut training base and my former home. Lovely photo from this morning by Bill Ingalls.
376
14
Талгат Жексебаев's profile photoIstvánné Ördög's profile photoLakmal Ambegoda's profile photoalvince okoth's profile photo
16 comments
 
Q casa 
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
I'm looming life-sized all over the UK w/ the new paperback. I think this +Waterstones  is in York. Sorry to startle.
184
4
yeshitila Lakew's profile photomatshima nong's profile photofrancisco echeverria's profile photoFrancesca Stucchi's profile photo
15 comments
 
great one
Add a comment...
In his circles
1 person
Have him in circles
1,860,601 people
Paul Edwood's profile photo
Bret Gundlah's profile photo
sharique muradally's profile photo
thapangthong savanhnaket's profile photo
József Szix's profile photo
Mary Schultz's profile photo
leah john's profile photo
Ruleima De La Rosa's profile photo
JOSE CESPEDES CUEVA's profile photo

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
The world was warmer, but here we had a whole lotta cold - the Great Lakes 88% ice cover on the 28th of February. (NASA Aqua)
280
20
Elaine Boomhower's profile photoValerie Kang's profile photoFrancesca Stucchi's profile photoGareth Williams's profile photo
14 comments
 
mamboo! 
Add a comment...
 
Ireland's green isn't just worldwide. It's visible from space. Happy St. Patrick's Day!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=DXifIS5pBi4&feature=youtu.be
354
34
Bonnie Nichalson's profile photoYan Kayary's profile photoKaren Matthews's profile photokarina beatriz's profile photo
11 comments
 
Hey Chris, this is set to private.
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
Here on Pi Day (3.14.15) I'm torn between pumpkin and pecan.

Pie chart thanks to http://datavis.ca/
449
75
Jessica Schnell's profile photoJim Clelland's profile photoKhumbulani Nyanthi's profile photoMAMOY Astua's profile photo
103 comments
Toby Li
 
lemon meringue,key lime and blueberry
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
Coldness brings a crispness of light. Good -22 deg morning, Canada.
194
5
Fernando Lopez's profile photofrancisco echeverria's profile photoWilliam Stiles's profile photoLakmal Ambegoda's profile photo
19 comments
 
Cold days are over..
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
Naming things: a hiker's guide to Comet 67P as it sputtered and sprayed last week. (Courtesy of the +European Space Agency, ESA)
293
27
Emmanuel Daniel's profile photoSlavoljub Krishan's profile photoDash Hates cats's profile photoJames Alan's profile photo
22 comments
 
It looks like a lion # awesome 
Add a comment...

Chris Hadfield

Shared publicly  - 
 
Interesting that dwarf planet Ceres has two shining bright spots. What will they be?

http://dawn.jpl.nasa.gov/feature_stories/Bright_Spot_Ceres_Dimmer_Companion.asp
367
38
Andy Rhodes's profile photopc borana's profile photocáh costa's profile photoClaire Beasley's profile photo
93 comments
 
I love this picture. Because i want to be a nasa scientist
Add a comment...
People
In his circles
1 person
Have him in circles
1,860,601 people
Paul Edwood's profile photo
Bret Gundlah's profile photo
sharique muradally's profile photo
thapangthong savanhnaket's profile photo
József Szix's profile photo
Mary Schultz's profile photo
leah john's profile photo
Ruleima De La Rosa's profile photo
JOSE CESPEDES CUEVA's profile photo
Work
Employment
  • Canadian Space Agency
    Astronaut, present
Places
Map of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has livedMap of the places this user has lived
Currently
Houston, Texas
Links
Story
Tagline
Back on Earth after Commanding the International Space Station
Introduction
To whom it may concern: All posts made on Google+ under Col. Chris Hadfield's name are done so by his son, Evan.

The original posts and photographs come from twitter (which is updated by Chris directly), and are then distributed here in a timely fashion.

Certain comments and messages are sent via direct messaging to Chris for response, and then reposted here.

All messages that originate or are direct quotes from Chris will be presented in bold.
Education
  • Royal Military College of Canada
Basic Information
Gender
Male