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All things Sputnik – 55th anniversary

Today is the 55th anniversary of Sputnik. The first man made object to orbit the earth, Sputnik blazed the way and ushered in the Space Race. Lets take time out today to celebrate with all things Sputnik. Here are ten … Continue reading

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Two more Sputnik paper models available

Phillipus Lansbergen has added both a paper Sputnik model and a R7 paper model to it’s ever growing list of real space paper models. In honor of the Sputnik anniversary these models became available on Oct. 4th. The Phillipus Lansbergen … Continue reading

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All Things Sputnik

Of course you realize at this point that the great 50th anniversary of Sputnik happens on October 4th. So as a space enthusiast, how can you celebrate the orb that ushered in the space race and birth of the age … Continue reading

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