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November 1957: Sputnik 2

The Engineer - Dec 5, 2017
Just a few weeks after Russia put the world's first satellite into orbit The Engineer marvelled at the launch of Sputnik 2: a much larger satellite. Sputnik 2 was also the first space craft to carry a living creature – Laika the dog (who died shortly ...

January 1958: Explorer 1 – America's first satellite

The Engineer - Dec 5, 2017
Whilst the Soviet Union was the first into orbit with Sputnik 1 and then Sputnik 2, the US was never far behind, and the successful launch of its Explorer 1 satellite just two months after Sputnik 2, perhaps marked the moment when the space race began ...

Space, quantum computing, and US leadership

The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines - Dec 10, 2017
3, 1957, with the launch of Sputnik 2 aboard of which was a small stray dog Laika, rescued from the streets of Moscow. Soviet scientists believed that a stray dog could better survive the harsh conditions of hunger and cold temperatures in space, which ...

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1957: Sputnik 2 (USSR)

Sputnik 2 was the second spacecraft launched into Earth orbit, on 3 November 1957, and the first to carry a living animal, a dog named Laika. It was a 4 metre high cone-shaped capsule with...

Sputnik-2 - Orbiter Space Flight Simulator

After the surprise public impact of Sputnik 1, the satellite and launch teams were called back from vacation and in one month assembled Sputnik 2 (using equipment already developed for dog...

Sputnik 2 Launches Dog into Orbit Newsreel PublicDomainFootage.com


Sputnik 2 and Laika


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