The Ultimate Rematch

Soviet Union vs. Unites States 8:00pm Eastern Time

The Space Race

The Space Race was competition to see which nation, the United States or the Soviet Union, could reach the moon before the other. The United States won on July 20, 1969. This was a huge sense of pride for America because they had beaten the Soviet Union.

The Cold War

The Cold War was between the United States and the Soviet Union. There was no actual fighting, just threats. It was all over the issue global power.

The Rematch

In the Cold War, there was no clear winner, so there was a rematch. This rematch was known as the Space Race. The United States won the Space Race, therefor defeating the Soviets once and for all.