Top 10 Videos About Early Space Race.The Space Race, and competition to land on the moon was a product of the Cold War. Not only was it an effort to prove technological superiority, but there was also a real fear on both sides that the other might place weapons of mass destruction in space. Relive the exciting days of the space race with these
- On Jan 5, 2004, ESA’s Mars Express spacecraft successfully executed an essential planned maneuver to reduce its orbit around the Red Planet.
- Astronomy & Space Daily News Headlines for April 7, 2005.
- Space Shuttle Moved to Launch Pad
- Probe Takes Fresh Look at Titan
- It's a bird! It's a space plane! It's Sir Richard Branson
- Learn more about Venus.
- Forum Post of the Day:
Subject: Manned Missions
"I am a member of the Planetary Society and keep up to date on events as time allows. I know we have a tough road to follow to Mars and am sure we need to get some long term experience on our Moon prior to venturing to Mars with a manned mission."
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