ISS astronauts will answer your questions by Google+ Hangout on February 22nd

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ISS astronauts Kevin Ford, Tom Marshburn, Chris Hadfield will be answering questions from space on a Google+ Hangout. From 11am to 12pm EST on February 22nd, the three will address viewers at, taking a combination of pre-recorded video questions and real-time ones from social networks. If you’re interested in recording a question, you’ll have until February 12th to upload a YouTube video of 30 seconds or less tagged with #askAstro. The same tag can be used for text questions on Twitter, YouTube, or Google+, and a Facebook page will be opened on the 22nd.

Though it’s not clear how much they’ve taken off as a social tool, Hangouts have become popular as a form of open press conference, with the White House particularly…

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