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Christopher K.
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Sputnik

Post by Christopher K. » October 4th, 2018, 8:14 pm

Today is the sixty-first anniversary of this launch. I can only imagine the chill that went through the minds of Americans went they heard the news... Sputnik transmitted until it burned up in the Earth's atmosphere on 4 January 1958.

More information:
http://www.daviddarling.info/encycloped ... utnik.html
https://history.nasa.gov/sputnik/

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