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Mary Kerrigan (YN Account)

T-9 Weeks! – Tell Us Your Plans For Yuri’s Night

It’s less than 3 months to the 50th anniversary of the first human spaceflight, and the Yuri’s Night team wants to hear what you are planning for the April 12th celebrations. With the big day soon approaching, it’s time for some Party Profiles!
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Yuri’s Night Adds Five New Partners

Yuri’s Night continues to join with like-minded space and science organizations in the lead up to the April 12th celebrations. Most recently, Yuri’s Night has established partnerships with Astronomers Without Borders, YuriGagarin50, Spacevidcast,
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Yuri’s Night Video Project kicks off with ESA Director General Jean-Jacques Dordain

Standby for launch of Yuri’s Night 50 years of Human Spaceflight Video Project. Yuri’s Night is proud to announce a new venture to celebrate the golden anniversary of human spaceflight. We will be recording interviews with prominent space enthusi
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Yuri’s Night at IAC 2010, Prague

The 61st International Astronautical Congress, IAC, is being held in Prague, Czech Republic, from 27 September to 1 October 2010 at the Prague Congress Centre.  As the world’s biggest international space gathering what better opportunity to chat t
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Belka and Strelka – for all canine kind

Fifty years ago dogs were successfully orbiting the earth; you’d think my dog could learn to stop chewing my shoes… Before August 19, 1960 Belka (Белка) and Strelka (Стрелка) were just two regular mutts scratching out a living on
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