Celebrate human space flight on Yuri's night

Yuri’s Night is a global celebration of humanity’s past, present, and future in space. Yuri’s Night parties and events are held around the world every April in commemoration of Yuri Gagarin becoming the first human to venture into space on April 12, 1961, and the inaugural launch of the first Space Shuttle on April… » 4/10/15 3:51pm 4/10/15 3:51pm

I am a lab assistant for a university biology lab course where I've worked with everything from yeast and bioluminescent bacteria to snakes and a dwarf crocodile. I also write about space part-time for a couple of websites. I grew up watching the original Star Trek series in syndication and grew up in the hometown of… » 4/09/15 3:39pm 4/09/15 3:39pm