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They each wanted to be the first to explore space. Discover the exciting story that led from World War II through the Cold War and at last to the moon!

25, May l 12, Apri 1 196 July 20, 1969 The lunar module Eagle lands on the moon. July June 16, 1963 Valentina Tereshkova becomes the first woman in space. Soviets launch Sputnik 1, Earth’s first artificial satellite. 56 196 9 Neil Armstrong becomes the first human to set foot on the moon. 1 196 President Kennedy asks the United States to land a man on the moon within the decade. 971 19, 1 l i r p A Yuri Gagarin becomes the first man in space. October 4, 1957 21, The USSR launches Salyut 1, the world’s first space station.

What were the dangers? Who were the astronauts that first stepped onto the moon? All these questions and more will be answered as you relive the mission. gov/externalflash/apollo11_landing This video features the first manned lunar module to land on the moon. You will hear authentic audio from the mission throughout the video. You can also watch the footage from Apollo 11’s launch and view a 360º view of the surface of the landing site while listening to the transcript of the account. htm Learn more about Earth’s moon.

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