The Space Race

Updated: 5/12/2020
The Space Race

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Wednesday Social Studies Lesson

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  • The Space Race
  • "I believe that this nation should commit itself to achieving the goal, before this decade is out,of landing a man on the moon and returning him safely to the Earth."
  • 1961
  • January 19673 astronauts died when the Apollo 1 capsule caught fire
  • 1968Apollo 8 orbited the moon 10 times
  • July 20, 1969Millions of Americans watched on tv as the Apollo 11 lunar module land on the moon
  • "That's one small step for a man, one giant leap for mankind."
  • Neil Armstrong