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Snapshot of Pope Benedict - speaking with astronauts

February 18, 2013
POPE WAVES TO ASTRONAUTS AFTER SPEAKING WITH THEM VIA VIDEO LINK FROM VATICAN
In today's snapshot, Pope Benedict waves to astronauts on the International Space Station after speaking with them from the Vatican via a video link May 21, 2011. The Holy Father asked the astronauts how science can help in the pursuit of peace and the need to protect a fragile planet.
CNS photo description/L'Osservatore Romano