Guardian Science editor Ian Sample interviewed Tim Peake ahead of his farewell party at the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne, and according to Ian he was a “total legend”. Read the full interview on the Guardian site:
Hanging on the wall above model rockets and space capsules in the atrium of the European Astronaut Centre in Cologne is a screen showing a timetable of the day’s events. The hall is busy with payload training. Chinese class is underway. After lunch is a lecture on astronaut protective socks.