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Chris Hadfield

was nominated for a Shorty Award!


Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after living aboard ISS as Commander of Expedition 35. For events and media, please write to requests@chrishadfield.ca.

www.chrishadfield.ca - 1,061,253 followers

5
Nominations in Science

1 nomination in Education

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Biography

Currently orbiting Earth in the international Space Station, Chris Hadfield has been making waves as the most prolific astronaut tweeter in NASA's history. Despite not being the first to tweet from space, he has found a way to capture the public imagination quickly, gaining hundreds of thousands of followers in a matter of days. Here is an article describing the reaction to his current activities: http://www.sen.com/news/secrets-of-astronaut-chris-hadfield-social-media-success.html

Recent Nominations

February 7, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award #Science because he raises the curiousity level of the world. #Innovator

February 6, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #science because he has made science more accessible and is inspiring

January 27, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #education because... he taught me about the universe and the planet.

January 23, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #science because he made outer space accessible to millions

January 10, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #science because he was really inspiring this year.

January 10, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #celebrity because he was great in relating to the public from ISS

January 9, 2014

I nominate @Cmdr_Hadfield for a Shorty Award in #science because... He brought outer space down to earth for me!

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About the Shorty Awards

The Shorty Awards honor the best of social media. Millions of people participate in The Shortys to recognize individuals and organizations producing great content on Twitter, Facebook, Tumblr, YouTube, Foursquare and the rest of the social web. The 7th annual ceremony will be held in April 2015 in New York City and live streamed internationally.

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