Beginning with Sputnik, how did America respond to the challenge of space? NASA was founded, the Original 7 Astronauts were selected, Alan Shepard went into space, John Glenn orbited 3 times, Kennedy gave his challenge and the technological developments continued to grow until that momentous day on July 20, 1969. Come and hear the stories of how it all came to be.
NASA – the 1960s
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