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Week 3

The Moon Landings.

On 20th July 1969, two American astronauts landed on the moon. Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin became the first humans to walk on the lunar surface. 


Neil Armstrong was the first person to walk on the moon. Click on the link below to find out more....

Before humans went to the moon, or into Space, many animals were used as test subjects. Carry out some research of your own using the Internet.

  • What kinds of animals were sent into Space?
  • What were the first animals in Space?
  • Which countries successfully sent animals to Space?
  • What year did the first animal go to Space?
  • Are animals still being sent to Space?