A breathtaking look back at Earth through the lens of Canada's astronaut aboard the International Space Station
Chris Hadfield is onboard the International Space Station (ISS) right now, but he's not keeping the experience to himself. Hadfield, who will become the first Canadian to command the ISS when the previous mission ends next month, has taken plenty of time out from his research to interact with fans down here on the ground.
Thus far into Hadfield's five-month tour on the ISS, the astronaut's Twitter feed has been a science geek's dream. Click through to find some of the most breathtaking photos snapped from Hadfield (above) deep in outer space.
Before the advent of agriculture 10,000 years ago, humans got their food by hunting, gathering, and fishing. Scientists are turning to these ancient me... More Before the advent of agriculture 10,000 years ago, humans got their food by hunting, gathering, and fishing. Scientists are turning to these ancient methods of subsistence for insights into how we can feed our growing global population in years to come—without overwhelming the planet. In its September 2014 issue, National Geographic magazine explores the evolution of the human diet across a wide spectrum of cultures: http://www.nationalgeographic.com/foodfeatures/evolution-of-diet/ By 2050 we'll need to feed two billion more people. Click here for a special eight-month series exploring how we can do that—without overwhelming the planet: http://food.nationalgeographic.com.
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