Space Race

  • Sputnik I

    First artificial satellite in space.
  • Alan B. Shepard

    He was the first american in space.
  • Yuri A. Gagarin

    He was the first man in space. He was also a soviet cosmonaut.
  • Mariner 2

    It verified high temperatures in Venus's atmosphere.
  • John Glenn

    First U.S. citizen to orbit Earth.
  • Apollo 11

    First rocket to land on the moon.
  • pioneer 10

    First probe to encounter outer planets.
  • Viking 1

    Mapped the surface of mars.
  • Magellan

    Mapped venus's surface.
  • Galileo

    sent info about Jupiters moons.