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David Hoffman deelt zijn Sputnik obsessie

TED2007 · 3:50 · Filmed Mar 2007
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Filmmaker David Hoffman deelt materiaal van zijn avondvullende documentaire Sputnik Mania, die toont hoe de lancering van Sputnik in 1957 door de Sovjetunie leidde tot zowel de ruimte- als de wapenwedloop en tot het populair worden van wetenschappen en wiskunde in het onderwijs.

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In David Hoffman's long film career, he's made documentaries on everything from Amelia Earhardt to B.B. King, from double-dutch jump-roping to F-15 fighter pilots. Lately he's been fascinated with the early space program and our mania for all things Sputnik. Full bio

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