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Sputnik I at 50 years – oh, how the mighty have fallen

October 4, 2007

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You can see it today at Google’s main page, at NASA’s home page and at in their history pages too, and on the front pages of any number of newspapers around the world (including my local paper, the Denver Post – see the bottom right of the image). On this day 50 years ago, the […]