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yuri's night


Liftoff at Yuri's Night (photos)

At the NASA Ames Research Center in Mountain View, Calif., revelers mark Yuri's Night, an annual worldwide party that celebrates Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first flight into space.

11 Images By April 12, 2010


Yuri's Night at NASA celebrates the spirit of exploration

Panorama view of Yuri's Night--which celebrated Soviet Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin's first flight into space--at NASA Ames Research Center.

By April 11, 2010


Celebrating 50 years since Yuri Gagarin's 'Let's Go!'

On April 12, 1961, the Soviet cosmonaut became the first human to go into space. It took the Americans another year to put a man into orbit. Fifty years later, Gagarin's fame is as bright as ever, and he may be one of the few Soviets to retain his star power.

By April 12, 2011


Semiautonomous orbs rock Yuri's Night

Project originally designed for Burning Man delights crowd at Bay Area's version of the worldwide celebration of man's first trip into space.

By April 14, 2008


NASA Ames' director talks Yuri's Night, Google, and more

At the annual celebration of the first human exploration of space, the director of NASA's Silicon Valley research center opens up about the facility's plans.

By April 13, 2008


Scott Beale on 15 years of Laughing Squid (Q&A)

45 Minutes on IM: Over the last 15 years, Scott Beale has turned Laughing Squid into one of the most important places to find out and see what's going on in tech and interactive culture.

By November 17, 2010


Gadget report from Yuri's Night at NASA

A look at some interesting technology found during the Yuri's Night festival at the NASA Ames Research Center.

By April 16, 2007


Yuri's Night: Burning Man meets NASA

Artists and science geeks, DJs and dancers on hand, celebration of Yuri Gagarin and first manned spaceflight was a perfect mashup of cultures. Photos: Yuri's Night Space Party

By April 14, 2007


NASA's party brings artists and scientists together

The Yuri's Night dance party at NASA's Moffett Field in Silicon Valley feted the 40th anniversary of the first man in space.

November 1, 2007


Slooh brings the heavens to your browser

Slooh's remote-control telescopes connect you with far-away galaxies--and with other users.

By May 10, 2007