The first American in space.
Explain 1st Human Flight into Outer Space.
Alan Shepard was sent into space on project Mercury, the trip only lasted 20 minutes, then went down.
Put yourself in Alan Shepherd shoes. What is it like to be the 1st Human in space? Why?
It would be scary and overwhelming, because the flightsbefore that blew up and you never know what will happen.
Who did the U.S send into space for the 1st time?
They sent Alan Shepherd for the first time.
What country sent the 1st Astronaut into space?
The Solviet Union