Archive of Announcements posts

Yuri’s Night Supports the Explorers at Virgin Galactic

Yuri's Night supports by the explorers at Virgin Galactic and Scaled Composites. We stand by these companies, their teams, and the loved ones of those lost as we work as a community to Move Forward Together.
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Bill Nye and the Planetary Society Are Recipients of 2014 Spirit of Yuri’s Night Award

The Yuri’s Night Board of Directors is extremely proud to announce that they have voted to award Bill Nye and the Planetary Society the 2014 “Spirit of Yuri’s Night” Award for using science and art to change the world!
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Yuri’s Night Catalyst Competition – Sponsored by collectSPACE

Be a Yuri’s Night “Catalyst”! Celebrate and win space flown prize packs!
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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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Greetings from astronaut Chris Hadfield!

To help us celebrate space around the world this April, we’re honored to bring greetings from a very special guest–astronaut Chris Hadfield, currently orbiting Earth in the International Space Station. (Direct link: http://www.youtube.com
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Explore With Yuri on the new Yuri's Night Live!

In 2011, we launched Yuri’s Night Live, a quick and easy way for partygoers to share their Yuri’s Night photos, videos and stories with the world. “YNLive” has been a huge success, but with the upcoming closing of Posterous, w
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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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Yuri's Night Partners With We Want Our Future For Postcard Contest

Update: The WWOF Postcard Contest deadline has been updated to March 25th! Get your events going!   (A special update from Nicholas De Leon, our Director of Special Projects:) In celebration of the 52nd anniversary of human spaceflight and Yuri Gaga
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Yuri's Night signs MOU agreements with Janet's Planet, Moonandback

One of our goals at Yuri’s Night is to help tell the world about the awesomeness of space and space exploration, and we’re always looking for ways that we can help others do the same. This is why we’re proud to announce that Yuri
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