Sputnik Forty Years Later

Panelists discussed the media coverage of Sputnik and its impact on science in the U.S. forty years after the Soviet Union launched… read more

Panelists discussed the media coverage of Sputnik and its impact on science in the U.S. forty years after the Soviet Union launched Sputnik, the first artificial satellite, into space. Panelists talked about how science changed and how science and space were covered by the press following Sputnik’s launch. Following their discussion, the panelists responded to questions from audience members. close

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Sputnik Forty Years Later

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Program ID:
92549-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Forum
Location:
Arlington, Virginia, United States
First Aired:
Oct 3, 1997
Last Aired:
Jan 1, 1998

Airing Details

  • Oct 03, 1997 | 10:02am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 03, 1997 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 04, 1997 | 1:00am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Oct 04, 1997 | 4:24am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Oct 06, 1997 | 2:13am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Dec 31, 1997 | 3:23pm EST | C-SPAN 2
  • Jan 01, 1998 | 1:52am EST | C-SPAN 2
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