Robert Goddard is considered the father of American Rocketry. He is admired so much that NASA has named one of it’s research facilities after him. But like many other important figures throughout American history, Goddard’s fame was posthumously received. Goddard was considered a kook while he was alive, and his rocket experiments received very little support or admiration in the United States.
This piece of writing is about the significance of the Space Race upon the Cold War Rivalry. The amount of effect it has towards the public and the pressure arising from the governments.
Who launched the Space Race? Why did it become so significant?
Calls for a monument in Mumbai India has brought the name Yuri Gagarin back into circulation. Why is Yuri Gagarin famous.
The consequences of the Space Race between Russa (USSR) and the United States.
Project Paperclip was how America won the Space Race, useing German War Criminals!
An account of the much less celebrated exploits of man in space.
The Timeline of the events surrounding the Space Race between the Soviet Union and the USA.
Information about the Russian Space Dogs used during the Space Race.
Rockets, space, satellites…all these and more have captured the public’s imagination for decades. The history of these breakthroughs is at once fascinating and informative…