Montreal mystery meteoroid explained by Chris Hadfield
Retired astronaut Hadfield says his spaceship often got hit with small meteorites
Watch CBC Montreal news at 5:45 p.m. ET for more of Andrew Chang's interview with Chris Hadfield
Retired astronaut Chris Hadfield was in CBC Montreal's studios Wednesday to talk about his new book, An Astronaut's Guide To Life On Earth and the meteorite that reportedly hit Montreal last night.
He says it's not actually all that uncommon that meteorites hit the Earth — it's just that they normally fall in the ocean or in uninhabited areas.
Watch the video above for more on meteors on Earth and in space.