Example image of eyePlorer eyePlorer map for 'Sputnik crisis': 1957 Cold War October 4 Soviet Union Sputnik 1 Space technology United States Project Vanguard Clare Boothe Luce Central Intelligence Agency Dwight D. Eisenhower President of the United States Apollo 11 Apollo program Moon Space Race Yuri Gagarin National Defense Education Act United States Department of Defense University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign Explorer program DARPA 1958 July 29 NASA Project Mercury Engineer New Math National Science Foundation Program Evaluation and Review Technique Project Project management Intercontinental ballistic missile John F. Kennedy LGM-30 Minuteman Missile gap School Mathematics Study Group Vanguard (rocket) European Space Agency History of delay-tolerant networking Saturn V Herman Kahn Robert Karplus E-1 (rocket engine) Satellite Massachusetts Institute of Technology Sputnik program Presidency of Dwight D. Eisenhower History of the Massachusetts Institute of Technology Roger Putnam