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Sputnik 1 - The 1957 USSR satellite that kicked off the space race.  Prints, posters, T-Shirts available at http://www.redbubble.com/people/spacewalkwithme/works/24974152-sputnik-1

Sputnik “ The satellite that kicked off the space race. ” In the USSR created a world first by launching this small, shiny, spherical satellite into earth orbit.

Front Cover Space Race in TIME During the Cold War the Soviet Union and the United States were competing in everything

Front Cover Space Race in TIME. With the USSR being the first to launch and send signals from a satellite in space. The space race began for the first human to go land on the moon and come back. The 2 leaders of the space race were the USSR and the US.

Classic Soviet Space Propaganda Posters. "Be Proud, Soviet: You Opened a Path from the Earth to the Stars!"

Up for Bids: Classic Soviet Space Propaganda Posters

"Be Proud Soviet, you opened a path from the Earth to the stars." 1962 —Classic Soviet Space Propaganda Poster, Artist: Mikhail Soloviev Meritorious Art Worker of the Russian Federation)

Space race - russian matchbox label via Jane McDevitt aka maraid on Flickr

Vintage Russian matchbox label featuring the 'Space Race' - or a giant golf ball?

To celebrate the 47th anniversary of the first time man landed on the moon, astronauts, cosmonauts and rocket engineers of the great space race are having a giant yard sale next month– also known as the Bonhams annual Space History Auction. Even if I wasn't the type of kid that went to spac

To celebrate the anniversary of the first time man landed on the moon, astronauts, cosmonauts and rocket engineers of the great space race are having a giant yard sale next month– also known as the Bonhams annual Space History Auction. Even if I wasn

Jean Shrimpton - April 1965.   Edition of Harpers Bazaar. Edited and photographed by Richard Avedon.

Jean Shrimpton in a NASA spacesuit, photographed by Richard Avedon for Harper’s Bazaar (the space-age edition of April

slowartday: Russian Matchbox Labels (via) For glorious flames that will be strike us into space.

An amazing set of old Russian Matchbox Graphics celebrating early Soviet success in the space race.

Soviet Space Poster

These Soviet Space-Race Propaganda Posters Retain Their Delusional Intensity 50 Years Later

soviet-space-program-propaganda-poster Glory to the Soviet people – the pioneer of space!

Sputnik was the first artificial Earth satellite. It was a 58 cm (23 in) diameter polished metal sphere, with four external radio antennas to broadcast radio pulses. Launched by the Soviet Union in 1957. Buy it as a limited edition silkscreen print or as an archival digital print.

Sputnik from the Historic Robotic Spacecraft Series

Sputnik was the first artificial Earth satellite. It was a 58 cm in) diameter polished metal sphere, with four external radio antennas to broadcast radio pulses. Launched by the Soviet Union in

Простейший Спутник-1 (Satellite-1 primaire) ou Spoutnik-1 était la sphère argent poli taille de basket-ball qui a été le premier satellite

Cold War paranoia and a huge technological leap. This poster is meant to look like a vintage poster for the Soviet Union's Sputnik space satellite. Poor Sputnik was "accidentally" blown up by America.

Apollo 11 lunar module pilot Buzz Aldrin stands on the moon near the American flag during NASA's historic first manned moon landing on July 20, 1969. Apollo 11 commander Neil Armstrong took the photo.

NASA astronaut Buzz Aldrin stands next to the American flag planted on the moon during the first moon landing.