The Times Looks Back: Sputnik Feature Summary
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The New York Times on AOL: Sputnik
- Fifty years ago, the Soviet Union shocked the world by beating the US into space with Sputnik, a beach-ball-sized satellite whose radio beeps proclaimed the Soviet triumph. To learn about Sputnik, you can visit the NASA Sputnik site.
- October 16, 2007 - November 1, 2007