Who Won the Space Race - U.S.A or U.S.S.R.?

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All these years later, people (in #America at least) know the U.S. won the #spacerace. I mean, we landed on the #moon. But, if you think about it, did did the U.S. really win the race? Because the #SovietUnion was first in space in pretty much everything except for the moon. First #satellite, dog, man, and woman (in that order) in #space.

So, who actually won?
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WRITER/NARRATOR
MARY BETH GRIGGS

VIDEO BY
TOM McNAMARA

MEDIA/ARCHIVE
#ARCHIVE.ORG
#GETTY
LIBRARY OF CONGRESS
#NASA
NEW YORK TIMES
RACE FOR SPACE (1959)
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