Chris Hadfield Astronaut
The amazing Astronaut Chris Hadfield is in Ireland today for a book signing. Chris is a Canadian Astronaut, back on Earth after living aboard ISS as Commander of Expedition 35. Chis is a true Renaissance man you can check out his twitter feed @Cmdr_Hadfield.
To get a feel for what a space mission looks like from an electronics and technical point of view check out the link below which gives a full view of the cockpit of the space shuttle.