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WATCH: 24 of the most famous space launches ever
60 years ago today, a Soviet street dog became the first animal to orbit Earth
How the Air Force planned to put men on the moon
A man who’s participated in 41 space missions remembers the Sputnik launch
60 years ago, Sputnik shocked the world and started the space race
Going to space helped teach the world to work together
Most Missions To Mars Don’t Survive
Why Did the Mercury 13 Astronauts Never Fly in Space?
9 Technologies That Didn’t Exist When The Queen Was Born
The CIA’s Bold Kidnapping of a Soviet Spacecraft