The International Space Station and 22 Years of Human Occupation

Triggerfish Writing
Published in
6 min readNov 2, 2022

International Space Station / NASA

As children, we all learned of Sputnik, the artificial satellite launched into low earth orbit on October 4, 1957, by the then USSR, thus beginning the entry of humans into space. The US responded with the launch of Explorer 1 a few months later on January 1, 1958, starting the Cold-War Space-Race.

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