daveberta.ca – Alberta Politics: Chris Hadfield’s ‘The Darkest Dark’ tops this week’s Audreys Books Best Sellers List

Here is the list of the top 10 fiction and non-fiction titles sold in Edmonton for the week ended December 31, 2016, compiled on January 3, 2017 by Audreys Books and provided by the Book Publishers Association of Alberta. Edmonton… Continue Reading →

OPSEU Diablogue: Afraid of losing control — a found message from HealthAchieve

At this year’s Ontario Hospital Association HealthAchieve the organizers hired a graphic artist to illustrate many of the sessions. After each session, participants were invited to look at the graphic and leave their own comments behind using Post-it notes. Amid … Continue reading →

The Canadian Progressive: Astronaut Chris Hadfield to write “An Astronaut’s Guide to Life”

by: Obert Madondo | @Obiemad: Astronaut Chris Hadfield. (Photo: Canadian Space Agency) On October 29, expect an awesome book penned by recently-retired Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield. The book will be titled “An Astronaut’s Guide to Life on Earth”. Strange title, isn’t it? Gives the impression that the book is targeted at the astronauts corps. That it will discuss ...

350 or bust: Saturday At The Movies

The first music video made in space, posted earlier this week, stars Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield:

Montreal Simon: The Ugliness of Harperland and the Great Chris Hadfield

Sometimes, especially on a cold spring day like today, I can't help feeling depressed about living in a country like Harperland. I can't help thinking about how great we might have been, and what the Cons have made of us. How once we were admired by the rest of the world, as a cool young country with decent, noble values. And ...

LeDaro: Astronaut Chris Hadfield Sings For St. Patrick’s Day

He sang from the international Space Station. Good singer!!

Montreal Simon: Stephen Harper, the Scientists, and the Spaceman

It could have been a truly great occasion.A group of Canadian kids getting a chance to talk to a real Canadian hero, Chris Hadfield.But of course he HAD to be there.Hundreds of school children have chatted live with Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield as he orbits the earth, and now Prime Minister Stephen Harper has had his ...