Space Race

U.S.A vs. USSR

Who:The space race was between U.S.A and USSR

When: The race was from 1955-1972

Where: The space race was started on  U.S and USSR soil. It ended in. Space with Neil Armstrong on the moon

What:The space race was to see who had space flight capability and advanced technology.It also shot tech forward and spawned efforts to launch satellites.

Why: The race started when the USSR sent the first person Yuri Gargin into space.It was also used to try German rocket technology discovered in WWII.It also started due to the Cold War being rivals and the presidents wanted to be better than Russia.

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