12 Apr 2011

Space Race

From Afternoons with Jesse Mulligan, 2:10 pm on 12 April 2011

"To be the first to enter the cosmos, to engage, single-handed, in an unprecedented duel with nature-could one dream of anything more?"That is what Russian Cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin said 50 years ago today before he became the first person to slip the surly bonds of Earth.

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