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Eccentric Rocket Men and The Governments That Loved (Or Ignored) Them

by Gary C. Booker in History, August 10, 2013

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.

The Significance of Space Race to The Cold War Rivalry

by Walrus Clan in History, December 8, 2012

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.

HSC Cold War: Space Race and Arms Race

by Chanman in History, November 7, 2011

Who launched the Space Race? Why did it become so significant?

Why is Yuri Gagarin Famous

by megamatt09 in History, June 11, 2011

Calls for a monument in Mumbai India has brought the name Yuri Gagarin back into circulation. Why is Yuri Gagarin famous.

Results of The Space Race

by SooOld in History, February 6, 2011

The consequences of the Space Race between Russa (USSR) and the United States.

Project Paperclip When Morals Take a Back Seat!

by Lord Banks in History, June 27, 2010

Project Paperclip was how America won the Space Race, useing German War Criminals!

Red Rocket: A History of The Soviet Space Program

by Laird Chris Lilly in History, March 31, 2010

An account of the much less celebrated exploits of man in space.

The Timeline of The Space Race

by Barneslow in History, December 1, 2009

The Timeline of the events surrounding the Space Race between the Soviet Union and the USA.

The Last Frontier

by Caleb J Smith in History, November 3, 2008

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…

The Space Race

by Mayoor in History, May 17, 2007

The space race and all of the events that followed it.

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