Tech Time Machine: 23 April

Today marks the day in history when the first human died during a spaceflight.

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Today marks the day in history when the first human died during a spaceflight.

We discuss the circumstances behind Soyuz 1 and Vladimir Komarov's demise on this Tech Time Machine.

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