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Astronaut Chris Hadfield Brings Lessons From Space Down To Earth

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield Brings Lessons From Space Down To Earth

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Astronaut Chris Hadfield Brings Lessons From Space Down To Earth

Astronaut Chris Hadfield Brings Lessons From Space Down To Earth

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The former International Space Station commander achieved Internet stardom with his in-space rendition of David Bowie's "Space Oddity." After three missions and a total of six months in space he shares what he's learned in a new book, An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth.

Originally aired Oct. 30, 2013.

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