Welcome Home, Hadfield, Marshburn, and Romanenko!

Last night, at 10:31 EDT, after spending 146 days in space -- 144 of which were spent on board the International Space Station -- and making 2,336 orbits around the planet, clocking close to 62 million miles, ...

Commander Chris Hadfield Sings Space Oddity

As "a last glimpse of the World," Commander Chris Hadfield recorded a revised version of "Space Oddity" by David Bowie on board the International Space Station (ISS). Watching it put something in my eye.

For as long as I can remember, I wanted to be a mom or an astronaut when I grew-up. I think we can blame Star Trek for the astronaut bit. As a small child, I would look up at the stars and dream about what it would ...