space race

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    space race

  • Sputnik 1

    First Satellite ever lanched in space.
  • Alan B. Shepard

    Became the the frist in Space.
  • Yuri A. Gagarin

    Became the Frist Soviet person in Space
  • Mariner 2

    Explored Venus's atmosphere
  • John Glenn

    Was the frist person to Orbit earth.
  • project Apollo

    Was the final stage of us Program to reach the Moon
  • Pioneer 10

    Sent back photos Jupiter and was the frist probe to encounter an outer planet
  • Viking 1

    Orbiter mapped the surface of Mars and the lander searced for life on Mars.
  • Magellan

    Mapped venus's surface and returned data on the composition of venus's atmosphere