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Brice Russ

Brice Russ is the Assistant Director of Yuri's Night.

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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Rock the Planet with Yuri’s Night in 2016!

Time to start planning your Yuri’s Night party! Today, we’re officially opening up event registration for Yuri’s Night 2016. In 2015, we celebrated Yuri’s Night in over 200 locations on all seven continents. Astronauts, astron
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Hanging Out With The Future Of Space At SpaceVision

A few weeks ago, hundreds of students came together in Durham, North Carolina to discuss the future of humanity in space at SpaceVision 2015. Yuri's Night was there to dream, explore, and celebrate with these future leaders and advocates for human sp
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Celebrate World Space Week with Yuri’s Night

Can't wait until April to share space with the world? You don't have to! This week is World Space Week. World Space Week is held every year from 4 to 10 October...
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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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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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