Great Space Race Notes
Sputnick – 1957, scared Americans, spy?, what did it do?
JFK wanted a man to land on the moon, cold war, want to be better than USSR
JFK was assinated , wanted JFKs space dream to come true
NASA created Apollo program
mission – land man on moon, 3 men, what did the ship look like?
Americans losing GSR
Russia made rocket, going to space
Apollo 1 tragedy
burned on launchpad, 3 men inside, 100 oxygen, door
Russia rocket blows up
on launchpad, 100 scientists killed, Americans no idea
Christmas Eve, first to see dark side of moon
1969 – Man on Moon
Apollo 11, Neil Armstrong, steps on moon, quote