The newly-unveiled statue of Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, is seen outside the headquarters of the British Council, in central London, Thursday, July 14, 2011. A gift from the Russian Space ... more 
The newly-unveiled statue of Yuri Gagarin, the first man in space, is seen outside the headquarters of the British Council, in central London, Thursday, July 14, 2011. A gift from the Russian Space Agency (Roscosmos) to the British Council, the statue shows Gagarin standing on a globe in his space suit, and it will be installed at this location for a period of 12 months to mark the 50th anniversary of the first manned space flight. (AP Photo/Lefteris Pitarakis) less 
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Associated Press | Photo By Lefteris Pitarakis
Thu, Jul 14, 2011 8:13 AM EDT