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Red Moon Rising: The Space Race

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Bayside, New York 11364
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Age Requirements: 18 and older
Average Class Size: 12

What you'll learn in this history lesson:

The Space Race was a big part of the Cold War. Spy planes (U2’s) were driving Nikita Khrushchev crazy. The Soviets came up with a solution: an Artificial Satellite that would orbit the earth and cross American skies at will. Thus, the Space Race began! Join us for this class which will cover space flight from 1945-1993.

Suggested Readings: 
  • The First Space Race: Launching the World’s First Satellites by Matthew A. Bille and Erika Lishock
  • Red Moon Rising by Matthew Brzezinski
  • Apollo: The Epic Journey to the Moon 1963-1972 by David West Reynolds and Gene Cernan
  • Soviet Space Dogs by Oleysa Turkina.

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