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Brice Russ

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

Celebrate Yuri's Night in Canada this April!

Though Yuri’s Night is incorporated in the United States, we’ve always had a soft spot for The Great White North; we’ve had some fantastic parties in Canada, and our Executive Director, Dr. Ryan Kobrick, is a Toronto native. If you&
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How I Built a (Prop) Jetpack

[Here’s our next update from Assistant Blog Editor Zoe Strassfield. If you’re interested in dressing up to celebrate Yuri’s Night this year, this is the post for you!]   So you’re all pumped for Yuri’s Night. You’ve check
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A Closer Look at the Yuri’s Night 2013 Party List

[As we get closer to April 12, we’re proud to bring on a new contributor to help share the latest and greatest Yuri’s Night news. Please welcome our new Assistant Blog Editor Zoe Strassfield!] It’s just a little less than one month unti
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The Overview Effect, and other Yuri's Night party tips

Yuri’s Night is less than four weeks away, but there’s still plenty of time to plan your local space party. If you’re working on what to include in your event or how to spread the word, check these ideas out:   Space videos ar
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Join YN on The Cosmic Ray Show this Tuesday!

Dr. Ryan Kobrick, our Executive Director, is meeting the press once again! He’ll be appearing on The Cosmic Ray Show next Tuesday, March 19, at 8 PM PT (11 PM ET). The Cosmic Ray Show is a live space and astronomy talk show hosted on Google+ by
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Yuri's Night and Science Cheerleader are going into space!

And read on for how you could be involved… Our newest affiliate is Science Cheerleader, a group of over 250 current and former professional cheerleaders who “playfully challenge stereotypes, turn everyone onto science by encouraging parti
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Our Party List and new registration system are open–join Yuri's Night and LeVar Burton in 2013!

We’ve had over 90 parties around the world register for Yuri’s Night 2013 so far, and we’re proud to announce that as of today, the 2013 Yuri’s Night Party List is now open! Just click “Find A Party” on the bottom
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Listen to YN Director Ryan Kobrick on The Space Show this Friday!

Dr. Ryan Kobrick, the Executive Director of Yuri’s Night, will be appearing on The Space Show this Friday, March 8, from 12:30 – 2 PM ET. The Space Show, a daily online radio program hosted by Dr. David Livingston, focuses on timely and i
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Writing wine labels–it's Rocket Science!

Looking for a chance to break out your writing chops and taste some Napa Valley wine? Well–who isn’t, right? Napa’s Caldwell Vineyard has opened up entries for their annual Rocket Science back label submissions. You have 80 words to
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