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American Shuttle Transport System (STS) and the Soviet Energiya-Zenit combination with Buran.

The fuselage of Shuttle 2.01 Baikal was floated down the Volga river by barge to Zhukovsky town near Moscow.

The Buran Shuttle along with another was discovered in an abandoned hangar in the Moscow region. This one was pulled in by barge and was refitted to go on display at an air show in 2011

Russian Space Shuttle on the launch pad                                                                                                                                                                                 More

Taxi espacial sovietico Buran en plataforma de lanzamiento en Kazakhstan/ Soviet Space Shuttle Buran on the launch pad in Kazakhstan

Did the Soviets Actually Build a Better Space Shuttle?

Did the USSR Build a Better Space Shuttle?

Twenty-five years ago this month, the Buran—the Soviet space shuttle—made its one and only flight.

Soviet Buran Space Shuttle = Russia cut its space programme budget too, due to austerity cuts

Baikal: Abandoned Buran-Class Spacecraft OK-2K1 on the Banks of the Moscow Canal

Baikal: Abandoned Buran-Class Spacecraft OK-2K1 on the Banks of the Moscow Canal

Abandoned Buran-class spacecraft nicknamed Baikal, spent years on the banks of the Moscow Canal, disassembled and derelict.

Записки пиццеежки - В спальне бога - Buran via @derekpearcy

Photographer Ralph Mirebs captured an abandoned space shuttle hangar in Kazakhstan, Russia. It contained two completely forgotten space shuttles.

This could be a good way to introduce the space race to students that would grab their attention and will leave room for learning and questions.

On October the Soviet Union launched the satellite Sputnik and, with it, an international space race. The United States and the Soviet Union rushed to

Front Cover Space Race in TIME During the Cold War the Soviet Union and the United States were competing in everything

Front Cover Space Race in TIME. With the USSR being the first to launch and send signals from a satellite in space. The space race began for the first human to go land on the moon and come back. The 2 leaders of the space race were the USSR and the US.

$ In this activity, the teacher scatters and hides 21 Space Race event placards around the room. Students use QR readers to find the dates of the events and record the information on a handout. They then place the events in the correct chronological order on a timeline. Last, classes or groups compete to see who can put the Space Race events in the correct order the fastest! Students will have tons of fun while learning about important events that occurred during the Space Race.

Space Race Timeline Activity

In this activity, the teacher scatters and hides 21 Space Race event placards around the room. Students use QR readers to find the dates of the events and record the information on a handout. They then place the events in the correct chronological order

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