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Voyager Probe 'Leaves Solar System'


Science & Tech  (tags: Voyager, 1977 launch, Voyager 1 & 2, planet survey complete 1989, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, Neptune, Aug. 25th interstellar space, heliopause, new data, new frontiers 2012, discs from Earth aboard Voyagers, diverse cultures of Earth )

Judy
- 687 days ago - bbc.co.uk
"This is big; it's really impressive - the first human-made object to make it out into interstellar space." ""It's utterly astonishing that this fragile artefact, based on 1970s technology, can signal its presence from this immense distance."



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Bob P. (412)
Thursday September 12, 2013, 4:24 pm
interesting Thanks Judy
 

Penelope Ryan (180)
Friday September 13, 2013, 7:53 am
ty
 

Kerrie G. (135)
Friday September 13, 2013, 7:54 am
Noted, thanks.
 

Donna Matthews (255)
Friday September 13, 2013, 8:07 am
It will be interesting to find out what kind of information comes to them!
 

Dot A. (152)
Friday September 13, 2013, 8:36 am
would like to give more than a single 'green star' to you Judy, however, you seem to be a shining star for Care2, and this article is reflects your brilliance, Thank You!
 

Dandelion G. (383)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:16 pm
I remember this event leaving earth to go into space. Was a time when things were built well, everyone took a lot of pride in their work, and this Country still got behind missions and was excited about space. Now we have our NASA Engineers sweeping floors here in Central Florida since NASA let go of so many people.

Not only did Voyager leave for interstellar space but I think we also left a lot of things too, seems sort of an appropriate date. This has been an interesting voyage for me along with Voyager so another 10 years of signals I'm still in the game. My lifetime space event.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:52 pm
Voyager 1 is Leaving Solar System | NASA JPL Interstellar Space

Data From NASA's Voyager 1 Point to Interstellar Future

 

AileenAWAY P. (35)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:54 pm
Thank you for sharing.
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 12:56 pm
The Known Universe by AMNH
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 1:09 pm
Universe: Journey from Earth to the Edge of the Cosmos
 

Roger Garin-michaud (130)
Friday September 13, 2013, 3:51 pm
noted, thanks
 

Past Member (0)
Friday September 13, 2013, 9:58 pm
At last, Voyager begins its journey in search of intelligent life having found none in our solar system.
 

Dot A. (152)
Monday September 16, 2013, 11:20 am
Had to smile at your entry, Brian~ surely we do test the patience of Job. Thanks as well to MJ M. for enthusiastic response to a most remarkable news worthy human history event!
 
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