The Space Race

The space race started in the late 1950s. The Soviet UnionĀ and the USA were locked into the Cold War and getting man into space and onto the moon first was what the space race was all about. Of course it was a little more complicated than simply wanting to be first. The two powers wanted […]

The Importance of 12th April in Space

When it came to setting the launch date for In Exchange, there was a lot of discussion about the best day to launch on and the answer, it turns out, was very simple. 12th April This particular date seems to have a lot of significance when it comes to space and our exploration of it, […]