“Space in Fact & Fiction” Learn more about space. This activity is suggested for students grades 1-4, but all elementary age children are welcome to participate.
The first cat in space was a French cat named Felicette (a.k.a. “Astrocat”).
In 1963, France blasted the cat into outer space. Electrodes implanted in her brain sent neurological signals back to Earth. She survived the trip.