Alexander Gerst

BERLIN | Astronaut drops in on Kraftwerk gig, plays duet from space

BERLIN— Kraftwerk fans are used to hearing otherworldly tunes, but the German electronic music pioneers took it to another level at a gig in Stuttgart. Video posted Saturday by the European Space Agency shows German astronaut Alexander Gerst “dropping in” for a live performance from the International Space Station. Using a tablet computer with a … Continue reading BERLIN | Astronaut drops in on Kraftwerk gig, plays duet from space

CAPE CANAVERAL | SpaceX delivers AI robot, ice cream, mice to space station

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla.— The International Space Station got its first robot with artificial intelligence Monday, along with some berries, ice cream and identical brown mice. SpaceX’s capsule reached the station three days after launching from Cape Canaveral, Florida. Station astronaut Ricky Arnold used a large mechanical arm to grab the Dragon capsule as the spacecraft … Continue reading CAPE CANAVERAL | SpaceX delivers AI robot, ice cream, mice to space station