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Media Clip Transcript - Soviets Launch Sputnik

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On October 4, 1957, the nation was shocked when the first artificial satellite was launched from the Baiknor Cosmodrome by the Soviets. Scientists in Meeting Room. Followed by newspaper headline announcing launch of Sputnik.