2. Surveyor 1
Read the Question.
Why do you think Surveyor 1 was so important to the success of the later missions into space?
Scan the Blurb.
In June 1966, Surveyor 1 became the first successful landing of a probe on an extraterrestrial body. The lander touched down on the Earth’s moon and provided data about its surface. The research of Surveyor 1 and similar programs empowered the United States to eventually land on the moon