A minimalist portrait of Leon Trotsky from Hirsute History: a celebration of hair and influence for the scientist, philosopher, or thinker in us all. Check out the full Hirsute History collection: http://hirsute.amorphia-apparel.com
Tags: socialism, soviet, commie, communist, nerd
This commemorative emblem is to celebrate that Sputnik 1 was the first artificial Earth satellite. The Soviet Union launched it into an elliptical low Earth orbit on 4 October 1957. It was a 58 cm diameter polished metal sphere, with four external radio antennae to broadcast radio pulses.
Tags: sputnik, sputnik-1, artificial-earth-satellite, first-satellite, earth-satellite