German astronaut calls for ‘peace and tolerance’

German astronaut calls for ‘peace and tolerance’

German astronaut Alexander Gerst used a public appearance alongside Chancellor Angela Merkel on Friday to urge children to care for the planet and for peace in the wake of the Paris terrorist attacks.

‘Space stone’ brought back to Cologne

‘Space stone’ brought back to Cologne

Gerst is in ‘tip top shape’ as he waits to go home

Gerst is in ‘tip top shape’ as he waits to go home

German astronaut Gerst back down to Earth

German astronaut Gerst back down to Earth

Gerst and crew get 3D printer and some mice

Gerst and crew get 3D printer and some mice

German astronaut docks with space station

German astronaut docks with space station