Archive for 08/19/2013

Event Registration Now Open and Yuri’s Night Announces 2014 Team

Yuri’s Night, the World Space Party, today announced the 2014 Global Executive Team. Charged with the planning and execution of Yuri’s Night activities on a global scale and supporting local events, the Global Executive Team is a diverse group of
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Join the Yuri's Night Global Team in 2014!

Are you looking to build your experience in the space industry and work with a fantastic group of volunteers to help people celebrate space exploration around the world? If so, now’s your chance! Apply today to join the Yuri’s Night Globa
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Dee Robb: A Personal Devotion to Spaceflight

When Yuri’s Night Global Team Primary and Preschool Outreach representative Dee Robb lost her brother, Daniel, in October 2011, she found an opportunity to help him realize his dream of going to space. This morning at 8:59am Eastern Time, Dee watch
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This Sunday is Valentina's Night!

Though Yuri’s Night is traditionally held on April 12, we love to celebrate other major space milestones as well–so we want you to know that this Sunday is a pretty big day in space history. On June 16th, 1963–exactly 50 years from
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Chris Hadfield, Canadian Space Agency Are Recipients of 2013 Spirit of Yuri's Night Award

The Yuri’s Night Board of Directors is extremely proud to announce that Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield and the Canadian Space Agency have been named the recipients of this year’s Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award. “Chris Hadfiel
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YN13 Wrapup: Join us at ISDC and on The Space Show!

It’s about time for us to say farewell to this year’s Yuri’s Night festivities–and we’d like for you to join us. We’ll be making two appearances over the next couple of months to officially wrap up Yuri’s Nig
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YN13 Wrapup: Yuri's Night in the news

Even though hundreds of thousands of people have attended Yuri’s Night over the years, there are still plenty of people who’ve never heard of the World Space Party–so it’s great to see that 2013 was another excellent year of n
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YN13 Wrapup: The Yuri's Night Rundown

Yuri’s Night 2013 was so huge this year, we had a tough time keeping track of the awesome things that were being done to celebrate space around the globe. To make sure that you’re caught up, here’s an Earth Day update for this year&
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YN13 Wrapup: Check Out Yuri's Night Live!

Yuri’s Night is far from over, but with hundreds of space parties in the books for 2013, we figured it was about time to start taking a look back at some of this year’s highlights. We’ll start with Yuri’s Night Live, our user-
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Yuri's Night is still going strong!

This weekend, tens of thousands of people came together to celebrate humanity’s past, present, and future in space–but Yuri’s Night 2013 is far from over! Rocking The Planet Saturday night at Cleveland’s Great Lakes Science Ce
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