4. Stanislav Petrov
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Imagine that you were Stanislav Petrov, what word best describes how you think you would feel if you were in his position?
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In early 1983, as tension during the Cold War between the US and the USSR reached a boiling point, a computer error indicated that the US had launched an attack against the Soviet Union (USSR). Stanislav Petrov suspected it was an error but wasn’t sure if he should say anything.