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Mongolia: Laika

Image of Mongolia stamp, 318

This issue commemorates the first animal in space, the dog, Laika orbited the Earth in 1957. Laika orbited the Earth many times, but was put down in orbit. This animal will be remembered in Earth's space history.

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Justin Milliun

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