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Get to know Jeremy Hansen


Uploaded on July 27, 2023


Get to know Jeremy Hansen

2023-07-27 – CSA astronaut Jeremy Hansen will make history as the first Canadian to fly to the Moon, as part of the Artemis II mission. In this video, he answers 10 flash questions and unveils little known things about himself.  (Credit: Canadian Space Agency)


Jeremy Hansen: Are you guys ready for a take one? Take one of 10.

Interviewer: What do you do every morning without fail?

Jeremy Hansen: Brush my teeth. 

Interviewer: If you had a full day off what would you do?

Jeremy Hansen: If I had a full day off? I would love to do nothing for a full day off.

Interviewer: Do you have a secret talent?

Jeremy Hansen: I do. My secret talent or my superpower is sleeping; you can ask my wife.

Interviewer: If you could tell your 13-year-old self something, what would it be?

Jeremy Hansen: It would be Jeremy, relax, you don't need to take everything so seriously. It's all going to work out. 

Interviewer: What movie can you watch over and over again?

Jeremy Hansen: Definitely Star Wars.

Interviewer: Who was your role model growing up?

Jeremy Hansen: My role model growing up had to be my parents.

Interviewer: Where do you feel the most at home?

Jeremy Hansen: I feel the most at home in nature. Hiking, backpacking, camping, away from the city.

Interviewer: What is your favourite part about being an astronaut?

Jeremy Hansen: My favourite part of being an astronaut, truly has to be the people I work with. Truly inspirational people striving after a big goal. I love it.

Interviewer: What is your most used emoji?

Jeremy Hansen: Probably the laughing face. 

Interviewer: You have to sing karaoke: what song do you pick?

Jeremy Hansen: Okay, I would not sing karaoke. But if I had to pick a song, I'd pick U2, With or Without You.


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