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INTERNATIONAL DAY OF HUMAN SPACE FLIGHTS

12 April 2021

This week we are celebrating the International Day of Human Space Flight. This day is a special day for our country - a day of pride, as on April 12, 1961, a citizen of the Soviet Union, Yuri Gagarin, for the first time in the world made an orbital flyby of the Earth, opening the era of manned space flights.
NEW PROJECT OF THE MUSEUM OF COSMONAUTICS

08 April 2021

Russian News Agency TASS and its educational project Newm together with the Museum of Cosmonautics of Moscow have launched a new project - a series of videos dedicated to the 60th anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's flight into space. The first of the three stories introduces viewers to the process of rocketing the Vostok launch vehicle and placing the spacecraft in orbit.

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BRAND NEW MUSEUM IN MOSCOW

13 April 2021

On Tuesday, March 16, a Museum of the History of the 20th Century Literature opens in Moscow in the central building of the State Literary Museum on Zubovsky Boulevard. The exposition includes genuine items from the collections of the Dahl State Museum of the History of Russian Literature and private collections, supplemented by multimedia projects. Sections of the museum will be opened to visitors gradually, over several years. For over a year now, there has been a pilot exposition dedicated to outstanding writers, scientists, artists who lived in the building on Zubovsky Boulevard. In the near future, the museum will display exhibitions about the life and work of Mikhail Bulgakov and Andrei Platonov.