The space race!

learn about the space race!

The Space Race events

The space race started with sputnik is launched by the soviet union
the US wanted to be able to have space access so they created NASA
JFK set the goal of having the first man on the moon

Buzz Aldrin and Neil Armstrong were the first men to walk on the moon

It was parallel to the Cold War…

the space race linked to the Cold War because after the Soviet Union launched sputnik the US wanted to be able to see space and not let any one spy on them from space

The cold war everyone wanted superior power like the space race the US wanted to be first to the moon

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