50 years of the Co-Traveler !

Today marks the 50 anniversary of the launch of Sputnik-1 a beach ball sized satellite whose characteristic beep was recorded by radio enthusiasts of that day. The launch of sputnik struck fear in hearts of Americans of that day, sparking one of greatest technological race of the modern age { Creation of NASA included} .

American had written off Soviet Union as backward and incapable of the growth or technological prowess it displayed when the satellite was launched on one the most powerful ballistic missile of the day.Even today its economy and strength in the form of Russia is indisputable.

So let us take the time to remember the greatness of the human mind in its best form.

PS:Google has once again outdone itself in its home page design.Do please check it out.

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