Space Exploration

  • Gailieo

    reached jupiter
  • Sputnik 1

    started the space age, artifical satellite
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    Space Exploration

  • Yuri A. Gagarian

    first human in space!!!!!
  • Alan B. Shepard

    first U.S. citizen in space
  • John Glenn

    first U.S. citizen to orbit Earth
  • Mariner 2

    explored Venus's atmosphere
  • Surveyor

    landed on moon: proved that the moon could hold spacecraft and humans
  • Project Apollo

    landed on the moon with Neil Armstrong
  • Neil Armstong

    first man to step on moon
  • Pioneer 10

    first probe to encounter outer plant: Jupiter photos
  • Viking 1

    space probe oribited and mapped the surface of Mars
  • Gailieo

    it launched
  • Magellan

    mapped Venus's surface and returned data on the composition of Venus's atmosphere
  • Terra

    satellite obtained illustration of the space technology to study Earth