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“Circling the Earth in my orbital spaceship I marveled at the beauty of our planet. People of the world, let us safeguard and enhance this beauty — not destroy it!” – Yuri Gagarin, 1st person in space.
I know, I know, everybody’s latched on to celebrating “Yuri’s Night,” (We’re talking nearly 600 events in 70-odd countries). After all, this year marks the 50th anniversary of human spaceflight. And what’s an anniversary if not an occasion for awesome archival video footage … Read & See More >>