Hadfield and Canadian singer Ed Robertson (of Barenaked Ladies) released their original song, “I.S.S. (Is Somebody Singing),” in February. Hadfield, who plays the guitar, performed from space while Robertson simultaneously belted out tunes from here on Earth.
Wringing Out a Washcloth in Zero Gravity
One of Hadfield’s most popular videos was his demonstration of wringing out a washcloth in space. “Because of the surface tension of the water, it actually runs along the surface of the cloth and then up into my hand, almost like you had Jello on your hands,” Hadfield explained to a group of 10th graders.
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