Archive for 11/26/2012

The Yuri's Night website is up; check out our Cyber Monday sale!

That’s right–at long last, our much-anticipated, brand-new Yuri’s Night website is up and running! As you’ve probably figured out by now, you can navigate through the pages with the menu at the top or by using your left and ri
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Yuri's Night 2013 registration coming soon, and other updates

April 12, 2013 is a little bit more than six months away, and we’re hard at work on getting Yuri’s Night up and running for this year’s parties. First off, we’re in the final stages of updating our website and event registrati
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How far would you go to celebrate space?

One of the most fantastic things about Yuri’s Night is how people celebrate it in so many different ways. Whether you’re talking about the future of spaceflight with friends at a backyard barbecue, dancing and stargazing the night away at
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Yuri's Night Executive Director Ryan Kobrick Named Space Florida Project Manager

Yuri’s Night is proud to announce that Dr. Ryan Kobrick, Executive Director of Yuri’s Night, has been named Project Manager for Space Florida. In his role as Project Manager, Dr. Kobrick will help bring emerging commercial space companies
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Yuri's Night Mourns Passing of Neil Armstrong

This weekend, the world lost a hero of exploration and an inspiration to millions of scientists, educators, artists, and space devotees. Neil Armstrong, commander of the Apollo 11 mission and the first man to set foot on the moon, died Saturday at th
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Pete Worden Receives SoYNA; Mars Landing Parties Update

Things are getting busy here as we begin to make plans for Yuri’s Night 2013, but here’s a quick update on two very important YN projects: Dr. Pete Worden was officially presented with the Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award at last weeken
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Yuri’s Night Announces 2013 Global Executive Team

Yuri’s Night, the World Space Party, today announced its 2013 Global Executive Team. The Executive Team is responsible for the planning and execution of Yuri’s Night activities on a global scale, supporting local events and parties, and spreading
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Yuri's Night, Explore Mars To Collaborate on Mars Science Laboratory Landing Celebrations

Yuri’s Night and Explore Mars are teaming up to celebrate the upcoming landing of the Mars Science Laboratory, the largest and most advanced rover to explore the Red Planet. Yuri’s Night will be providing registration services and logisti
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Yuri's Night Announces Pete Worden As Recipient of 2012 Spirit of Yuri's Night Award

Yuri’s Night, the World Space Party, today announced that NASA Ames Research Center Director S. Pete Worden is the 2012 recipient of the Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award. The Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award, chosen each year by the Yuri
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Yuri's Night Flashback Contest Winners!

After a lot of deliberation, we’re pleased to announce the winners of the 2012 Yuri’s Night Flashback Contest! We asked Yuri’s Night organizers and attendees to send in their favorite photos, videos and stories from current and prev
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