By jrainey
  • First rocket

    First rocket
    Robert Goddard's liquid-fueled rocket rose 12m into the air
  • First u.s satellite

    First u.s satellite
    In the the same year NASA was founded, Exporler 1 was launched. It orbited Earth 58,000 times before burning up in Earth's atmosphere in 1970.
  • Mainer 2

    Mainer 2
    Traveled to Venus and collected data for 3 months. The craft now orbits the sun.