Blockstream is the first to initiate bitcoin transactions from space, and the former commander of the International Space Station receives bitcoin for the first time

Blockstream Chief Strategy Officer Miao Yongquan said on Twitter that through Blockstream’s satellite services, Bitcoin transactions initiated from space have been realized for the first time. This may also be the first time that astronauts have received Bitcoin, or at least this is from the International Space Station. Former commander Chris Hadfield received Bitcoin for the first time. According to Miao Yongquan, the transaction was sent during the 2020 Asia Blockchain Summit.