8 Incredible Stories of the First Animals We Sent Into Space

Yuri Gagarin was the first human being to go into space (in that race, the Russians won), but before he made it safely there and back, there were more than a few animals who tested out the equipment and the process…many of whom never made it back. 8. Malyshka (Russia, 1957) One of the first … Continue reading 8 Incredible Stories of the First Animals We Sent Into Space