1949 in science

List of years in science(table)

The year 1949 in science and technology involved some significant events, listed below.

Astronomy and space exploration

  • June 14 – Albert II, a rhesus monkey, becomes the first mammal in space, in a U.S.-launched V-2 rocket, reaching an altitude of 83 miles (134 km) but dying on impact after a parachute failure.
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Bân-lâm-gú: 1949 nî kho-ha̍k
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македонски: 1949 во науката
norsk nynorsk: Vitskap i 1949
polski: 1949 w nauce
português: 1949 na ciência