Space Exploration by Parker Kling

By pkling
  • 1st artificial satellite;Sputnik;USSR

  • 1st mammal in orbit; Laika (Dog); USSR

  • Year the Mercury Program began;US

  • 1st US Astronaut in space;Alan Shepard;US

  • 1st man in space;Yuri Gargarin;USSR

  • Year the Gemini Program began;US

  • 1st US astronaut to orbit the Earth;John Glenn Jr;US

  • 1st women in space;Valentia Tershkov;USSR

  • Year the Apollo program began;US

  • 1st man on the moon;Neil Armstrong;US;Apollo 11

  • Voyager 1 launched;US(!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)

  • 1st Space Shuttle Mission;Columbia;US(!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!)