Archive for 11/29/2016

Happy #GivingTuesday!

Giving Tuesday is a great day to consider supporting worthy causes and helping others rather than just buying Black Friday steals or gifts for the holiday season. We at Yuri’s Night hope you consider donating a little to support our continued m
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Yuri’s Night 2017 registration is live!

It’s time to party! Or time to start planning one, at least. Starting today, event registration is officially open for Yuri’s Night 2017. To sign your party up, simply go to https://yurisnight.net/register and fill in your party name, loc
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Rafi Visits the 67th IAC

The "Youngest Professional," at the 67th International Astronautical Congress is Rafael "Rafi" Kobrick, the 14 month old son of Yuri's Night President and Chairman Dr. Ryan Kobrick. Rafi explores Guadalajara, Mexico and meets other Young Professional
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Book Review: “How to Make a Spaceship”

Thanks to Penguin Press, Yuri’s Night just got a sneak peek at their new book coming out on September 20 called “How to Make a Spaceship – A Band of Renegades, an Epic Race, and the Birth of Private Spaceflight” by Julian Guthrie” ̵
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Yuri’s Night Party Profile: Fort Myer, VA

After 15 years of celebrating space, it’s getting harder and harder to find a way of doing it that’s unlike anything we’ve seen before. But one 2016 event, at least, may be a Yuri’s Night first. On April 12, the United States
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Yuri’s Night Party Profile: Cologne, Germany

Throughout the years of Yuri’s Night (man, that feels a little weird to say), Germany has been one of the world leaders in hosting space celebrations. From Rostock to Stuttgart and beyond, Germany’s often been the place to be on April 12
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Yuri’s Night Teams Up with Disney Junior’s “Miles from Tomorrowland” to Inspire Young Kids’ Interest in Human Spaceflight

April 5, 2016 – Yuri’s Night, the global non-profit organization dedicated to promoting public education about the benefits of human spaceflight, has teamed up with Disney Junior’s hit intergalactic animated TV series “Miles from
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Dr. Alan Stern Receives 2015 Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award

Dr. Alan Stern is currently the principal investigator of the New Horizons NASA mission to Pluto and the Kuiper Belt. The Yuri’s Night team was very impressed by the work of Alan and his team and their efforts to share their mission with the wo
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