October 4, 1957

Discussion in 'Science and Nature' started by redhat11, Oct 4, 2010.

  1. On this day in 1957, the world changed forever



    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=oWR70ngPYbc&feature=related]YouTube - 1957: Sputnik I (Universal News)[/ame]
  2. Double post, but another video

    [ame=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Al-fupZZKU]YouTube - Sputnik 1 - Orbiter Space Flight Simulator[/ame]
  3. cool post :D i didn't know that happened today!
    it really was an important event in history............this thread makes me want to smoke the rest of my weeds and bake a cake in the shape of sputnik :) and then eat the cake of course.
  4. OMG Hoffa Elected Head of Teamsters!!!
    my the world has changed.
  5. Changed things in so many ways. One that's relevant today is that it made the US dump a ton of money into science...which really isn't the case right now.

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