Space Race

  • Sputnik I

    First artifical satielite succesfully lanched in space
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    Space Race

  • Project mercury

    Alan B. Shepard became the first U.S. citizen in space
  • Project Mercury

    Mercury astronaunt John Glenn became the first U.S. citizen to orbit earth
  • Progect Gemini

    Surveyor landed gently on the moon's surface, indecating that the moon's surface could support spacecraft and humans.
  • Progect Apollo

    Apollo 11 landed on the moons surface, Neil Armstrong was the first human to set foot on the moon. He said "That's one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind"
  • Skylab

    Space station was built and useing for performing experements and collecting data on the effects of humans living in space
  • Voyager 1 and 2

    Both space probes are headed tward outer space. Voyager 1 flwe past jupiter and saturn. Voyager 2 flew past jupiter, Satrun, Uranus, and Neptune. And are predicted to keep on sending pitures for 20 more years
  • skylab

    Skykab was done and fell out of space and burnt up in the atmoshere
  • Galileo

    Lanched Galileo in space