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Today in military history: Soviet Union launches Sputnik
On Oct. 4, 1957, the Soviet Union launched Sputnik I, becoming the first country to put a satellite in space….
This the first time people circumvented the globe by air, land and sea
Circumnavigation is an entire voyage around a whole continent, island or any astronomical body like a moon or a plane.
Nasa caught Hurricane Dorian and three other cyclones in one awesome image
It’s peak hurricane season, as Hurricane Dorian has been reminding us. But Dorian isn’t the only strong storm swirling: Four cyclones churned over the oceans this week. On Sep. 4, 2019, they lined up for a satellite camera. The GOES 16…