Astronaut Samantha Cristoforetti: ISS is a ‘ray of hope’

[ad_1] The situation on Earth is dire. Russia is bombing civilian and military targets Ukraine, In space, however, astronauts are working side-by-side with EU astronauts. This collaboration will continue when Samantha Cristoforetti flies to the International Space Station (ISS) later this month. Cristoforetti is an astronaut with the European Space Agency (ESA) and will be launched into space in late April with three other crew members as part of the Minerva mission. In a press conference about the mission on Monday, he emphasized that the conflict on the ground had…