Episode 7.1: A Different Ball Game (Cold War)

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While the USSR flushed the seas with submarines, in the USA one Hyman G. Rickover pushed the US Navy into nuclear submarines and set up USS Nautilus to traverse the North Pole. Meanwhile, the Soviets had their own breakthroughs – SBBNs, ICBMs, SLBMs and of course Sputnik. But opposite that, the US offered SOSUS, another revolution by itself.

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