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Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Chris Hadfield, Dr Kevin Fong and Dr Iya Whiteley put 12 candidates through a series of physical and psychological tests to find out who has what it takes to be an astronaut. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

Old fears surface when the remaining candidates face some space agency swim tests. Their teamwork and mental agility are scrutinised in an underwater test, assembling a large cube. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

The competition becomes more intense as the remaining candidates are deprived of oxygen to see if they can recognise the signs of hypoxia, critical for an astronaut on a spacewalk. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

The astronaut candidates fight for their place in the final. Their leadership skills are assessed in a survival test and they head off to the Kennedy Space Centre in Florida. Show more

Duration: 58 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales HD

The finalists head to the Shuttle Landing Facility on Florida's Space Coast for a tough test in weightlessness, and back in London the winner is decided. Show more

Nolan Live

Series 11

Episode 3

Duration: 1 hour

First broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland HDLatest broadcast: on BBC One Northern Ireland

Stephen asks about the deal that was on the table between Sinn Fein and the DUP. Astronaut Chris Hadfield and Strictly's Tommy Blaize are in studio. Show more

Contributors

Presenter:
Stephen Nolan
Producer:
Carole O'Kane
Series Producer:
Mary McKeagney
Interviewed Guest:
Chris Hadfield
Interviewed Guest:
Tommy Blaize

Stargazing

Series 6

Episode 5: Episode 4 - The Spacewalk

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two EnglandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two HD

Brian Cox and Dara O Briain celebrate space and astronomy, with news of the spacewalk involving UK astronaut Tim Peake. Show more

Stargazing

Tim Peake Specials

Episode 2: Brit in Space

Duration: 1 hour, 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Scotland

Professor Brian Cox and Dara O Briain present live coverage of British astronaut Tim Peake's arrival at the International Space Station. With Dallas Campbell and Dr Lucie Green. Show more

Stargazing

Tim Peake Specials

Episode 1: Blast Off Live

Duration: 45 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC One WestLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland

Coverage celebrating British astronaut Tim Peake's space mission as he blasts off to become the first Briton to serve on the International Space Station. Show more

Book of the Week

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Episode 1

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

4 Extra Debut. Inspired by Apollo moon landing aged 9, Chris Hadfield commanded the International Space Station in 2013. Read by Garrick Hagon. Show more

Book of the Week

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Episode 3

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Chris Hadfield reveals how preparation and 'sweating the small stuff' are crucial to staying alive. Read by Garrick Hagon. Show more

Book of the Week

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Episode 4

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Chris Hadfield spent as much time as he could looking out of the International Space Station's window. Read by Garrick Hagon. Show more

Book of the Week

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Episode 2

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

What does it feel like to go to space for the first time? Chris Hadfield recalls his first flight in 1995. Read by Garrick Hagon. Show more

Book of the Week

An Astronaut's Guide to Life on Earth

Episode 5

Duration: 15 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 Extra

Chris Hadfield comes back to earth with a bump, and discovers that he has become a YouTube and internet sensation. Read by Garrick Hagon. Show more

Duration: 59 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two HDLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Northern Ireland HD

The remaining astronaut candidates are put through more demanding tests. They have to escape from an underwater capsule and operate a groundbreaking robot - the Mars Rover. Show more

Russell Howard's Good News

Series 10

Episode 4

Duration: 30 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Two ScotlandLatest broadcast: on BBC Two Wales

News stories include online surveillance, Brits stranded abroad and the festive advert everyone's talking about. And former astronaut Chris Hadfield joins Russell. Show more

Saturday Live

Tracey Thorn

Duration: 1 hour, 28 minutes

First broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 FMLatest broadcast: on BBC Radio 4 LW

Available for over a year

The Rev Richard Coles and Aasmah Mir talk to singer-songwriter Tracey Thorn and hear the Inheritance Tracks of Cmdr Chris Hadfield, the Canadian space-walking astronaut. Show more