Boldly Going Where Few Have Gone Before

Image Courtesy of www.mars-one.com It’s been 53 years since the first human space flight On 12 April 1961, Soviet cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin became the first human to journey into outer space when his Vostok spacecraft completed an orbit of the Earth.  Each year we celebrate that first venture and the beginning of the space era for mankind – on 12 …