'First Orbit' Celebrates 50 Years Of Space Flight

50 years ago today, Russian cosmonaut Yuri Gagarin was launched into space aboard a bell-shaped capsule called Voystok 1 and became the first human to orbit the earth.

To mark this historic flight, Chris Riley collaborated with ¬†astronauts aboard the International Space Station to film the YouTube documentary First Orbit, a recreation of Gagarin’s flight.


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