Yuri’s Night Celebrations Set for Next Week

yuris_nightNext Sunday will mark the 54th anniversary of the first human spaceflight by Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin. There will be celebrations around the world to mark that historic achievement.

Yuri’s Night now tallies 157 events on all seven continents over the next week. You can find the one near you here.

For those of you in SoCal, a celebration will take place at the California Science Center under the space shuttle Endeavour on Sunday, April 12. The website for that celebration is here.  Get your tickets now before the event is sold out. A splendid time is guaranteed for all.