Tim Peake to beam up in person in Glasgow and Edinburgh



History-making British astronaut Tim Peake recall his time on board the International Space Station during a two-day visit to Scotland. The 44-year-old, who famously made the first spacewalk by a British astronaut during his 186-day mission which ended last June, will appear in both Glasgow and Edinburgh next month.
Major Peake, who famously posted pictures of Scotland on Twitter, also sent a message to Edinburgh’s Hogmanay revellers from space.
Major Peake was chosen from a pool of 8000 applicants in 2009 to join the European Space Agency astronaut training programme, along with five other... read more

 
29 September 2016 in Lifestyle, Views: 62
Source: Scotsman
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