Origin of sputnik
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Tortoise disqualified for technical reasons, first place awarded to Sputnik hare.Why Does the USA Depend on Russian Rockets to Get Us Into Space?|P. J. O’Rourke|June 22, 2014|DAILY BEAST
That is the red thread of continuity, which runs from Decline 1.0 with Sputnik to Decline 5.0 with the post-crash.Sunday Q&A: Josef Joffe on the Myth of American Decline|Michael Moynihan|November 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
The Soviet Union has launched Sputnik and communism is taking hold across eastern Europe.
That Redstone rocket was meant to boost American morale after the Soviets launched Sputnik.
Sputnik had two, connected consequences for the United States, both of them essential for the world we now live in.
But that was after Sputnik, and we didn't dare disregard any hints from the other side of the Iron Curtain.The Time Traders|Andre Norton