Sputnik at 50: An Improvised Triumph

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Sputnik at 50: An Improvised Triumph

Post by |darc| » Mon Oct 01, 2007 4:57 pm

I thought this article on Sputnik's creation was quite interesting:

http://news.yahoo.com/s/ap/20070930/ap_ ... 74awOs0NUE
It's thinking...
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Re: Sputnik at 50: An Improvised Triumph

Post by CupNoodle » Tue Oct 02, 2007 11:21 am

Nice post. Good read.
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Re: Sputnik at 50: An Improvised Triumph

Post by zman » Thu Oct 04, 2007 1:56 pm

Quite an achivement. I am glad they decided to use the rocket for sputnik and not a nuke bound for the U.S. which was it's original intent.
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