The Marshall plan was a way for the U.S to help countries that were very hurt and economically crushed by the war in June 3, 1948. 16 countries were included in this plan by president Harry S. Truman.
NASA (Space Race)
The Arms Race was a fight for the most nuclear country between the U.S and USSR in August 1945. This was started because of the USSR succssesfully testing their first atomic bomb.
The Korean War
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The Berlin Airlift was the counter to the berlin blockade set up by the USSR. It was June 24, 1948 to May 12, 1949 full of air drops and candy drops for little kids. The USSR just wanted full control over berlin and ended up with it getting split anyways.
The Red Scare
The Space race was a start to a very intense race between U.S and USSR. It was not hostile but just a thing to see who is truly better. The USSR started the race by launching the Sputnik 1 into space on October 4, 1957. The Sputnik 1 was an artificial satellite.
The Korean War was a very open war that had more of a fight between U.S and USSR. That cut the country in 2 one communist and one capitalist.
The Red Scare was started after the cold war. And Senator McCarthy was the boy that cried wolf and accused everyone of being a communist.