Chris McKitterick (mckitterick) wrote,
Chris McKitterick
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Astronautical-Image of the Day: Back From Space, With Tails Wagging

Forty-eight years ago today, Soviet cosmo-dogs Strelka (left) and Belka became the first living creatures to return - alive - from Earth orbit.

Click the image to see the story.

Yay, cosmo-dogs!

Chris
Tags: the space age
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