50 years of human spaceflight

Events, Science, Technology

Fifty years ago today — April 12 — Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human being to journey into outer space. Google marks the occasion with a special Google doodle, natch.

Via Politically Illustrated

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