Cause and Effect

Happy birthday Sputnik, a little beeping goes a long way

Sixty years ago today on October 4th 1957 there was a Cold War event that changed the world

 

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Startup

Startup: Spherical, but Quite Pointy at Parts

The future is here, and it looks like the past! Sputnik 0667 may not exactly be the Sistine Chapel, but creating custom advertisements to showcase your one off case-mod is a pretty solid effort. And check out those screen graphics! ‘Bye baby, I’m going space hunting!’

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Moments in History, Spaceheads

Beeps From Space

Overheard 54 years ago 1 km from a launch pad somewhere deep within Kazakhstan:

“This is great day for Mother Russia! We have beat the capitalist pigs into space. We have proven that the soviet way, the way of the people, is superior to the dogs of the west!”

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