Astronaut to Explore Canadian Arctic and Greenland with Quark


Icefiord Cruise

Colonel Chris Hadfield’s Generator Joins Quark Expeditions On Legendary Icebreaker Kapitan Khlebnikov This Summer

Celebrated Astronaut to Explore Canadian Arctic and Greenland

Quark Expeditions  has announced that Canadian astronaut Colonel Chris Hadfield will explore the Arctic and Greenland on its Arctic Icebreaker Expedition: Best of the Canadian High Arctic voyage in 2016 in true expedition style on the legendary icebreaker, Kapitan Khlebnikov. This voyage is the third of four separate journeys, which together culminate in a historic, full circumnavigation of the Arctic. “Chris Hadfield’s Generator” is a science based variety show that blends knowledge, perception, music and comedy, hosted by the celebrated astronaut and featuring special guests, presenting Quark passengers with awe-inspiring insight to self-discovery through the lens of exploration.

The group will board the iconic soviet icebreaker Kapitan Khlebnikov, and explore Greenland’s stunning west coast and the Canadian Far North.  Hadfield and his team will have the opportunity to experience the Greenlandic fishing village of Sisimiut, spectacular Ilulissat Icefjord, Cobourg Island’s sprawling bird cliffs, and historic Beechey Island.

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