23 - EU elections, Tempelhof 'saved' and celebrating Handel

In our exciting podcast this week, you can learn about the the voting results in last week's European Union parliamentary election. Alexander Gerst boards a rocket with an American and a Russian to start scientific study on the International Space Station. The people of Berlin have voted against development at the abandoned Tempelhof Airport. This week sees the start of the annual George Frideric Handel festival in Halle.

This week: 

  • Outcome of German voting in the EU parliamentary election.
  • Berliners vote to keep Tempelhof Field to stay exactly the way it is.
  • Alexander Gerst sent to the International Space Station.
  • Our German A-Z guide covers the letter "W" and learn all about the Handel Festivals in Halle and Göttingen

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