@Cmdr_Hadfield Are you tweeting from space? MBB— William Shatner
@WilliamShatner Yes, Standard Orbit, Captain. And we’re detecting signs of life on the surface.— Chris Hadfield
Commander Chris Hadfield, former Royal Canadian Air Force pilot and current expedition leader, is the recognized captain of the International Space Station. He is tweeting about his time there and, apparently, reports directly to Starfleet.
- President Trump signed executive orders today to advance the Keystone XL and Dakota Access oil pipelines, prompting praise from pro-Trump unions.
- Mark Zuckerberg denied rumors that he might run for president, telling BuzzFeed News, "I'm focused on building our community at Facebook."
- Press Secretary Sean Spicer at today's White House briefing defended Trump's claim that millions of people voted illegally—but he cited a debunked study.
- And the 2017 Oscar nominations for Best Picture are "La La Land," "Moonlight," "Arrival," "Hidden Figures," "Hacksaw Ridge," "Manchester by the Sea," "Lion," "Fences," and "Hell or High Water" 🎥 🎬