Memoirs of a Hayseed Physicist by Peter Martel

Part 1:
In The Beginning:
In the early morning of October fourth, 1957, a most amazing thing occurred. The Soviets launched Sputnik. As I lay in bed, listening to the news release, my mind was astounded by this wondrous feat. Subsequently, to my great surprise, this one single event was to have a profound effect on my life. It would open doors for me that, perhaps, I would never have been able to venture through.Screen Shot 2017-07-02 at 12.54.31 PM

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12 thoughts on “Memoirs of a Hayseed Physicist by Peter Martel

    • I remember it too, Marilyn, it was the only entry I ever made in a diary I had. Little did I know that it would have such an effect on my life too.
      Leslie

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