The Cold War E04: The first man-made objects to leave the Earth

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Satellite race

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The beginning of the Cold War

A new Challenge

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Von Braun’s Crisis

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An ambitious new rocket.

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Von Braun’s plan

Korolev and von Braun’s struggles

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Turn of tides on the Soviet front

Kickstart for von Braun‘s American Jupiter-C rockets

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The first rocket capable of lifting a satellite into space

Korolev‘s last chance

The simplest satellite — Sputnik I

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Missile gap

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The legacy of Laika

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Turn of tides in the U.S. front

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Vanguard Rocket

The Space Race

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Further developments of the satellite race

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The reconnaissance satellites

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