Cut Throat Competition in Technology Of The Cold War Brought us Todays Technological Advancements

  After the Cuban Missile Crisis, a sense of co-existence developed which saw an ease of tension between the United States and the Soviet Union. But the mayhem continued in space, the sporting fields, development of science, technology and propaganda. It was a race to be the pioneer. Kennedy could not beat the Soviets in… Continue reading Cut Throat Competition in Technology Of The Cold War Brought us Todays Technological Advancements

The Competition In Technology During The Cold War

Cutting edge technology in the Cold War paved the way for present day space supremacy, Nuclear weapons, biological weapons and of course, espionage. In the Cold War, the Soviet Union was determined to outdo America and its capitalists. Russia went ahead with space technology by sending Yuri Gagarin into space. Nikita Khrushchev was catching up… Continue reading The Competition In Technology During The Cold War

Crusades Failed and The Power Of The Church Diminished

The Crusades were often painted as evil characters, in particular, by the ardent church lovers. The fall of Papal power was unpalatable to the believers. Incidentally, these believers were not able to read the Bible which was kept under lock and key by the clergy. The bloodthirsty crusaders initiated religious wars. The church is equally… Continue reading Crusades Failed and The Power Of The Church Diminished

Contrasting Ideologies That Warmed Up the Cold War

The United States and the Soviet Union never could agree over ideologies. In the Russian Revolution of 1917, the communists took power. The United States and Britain were worried that the revolution, similar to the Russian Revolution of 1917, might happen in their countries. The United States did not acknowledge the Communist Government until 1933.… Continue reading Contrasting Ideologies That Warmed Up the Cold War