Tag: solar system

Pale Blue Dot; The last photo ever taken by Voyager 1 on Feb. 14, 1990

On Valentine’s day in 1990 Voyager 1 turned it’s cameras back towards the place it began its journey 12 years earlier and took one if its most famous photographs. After transmitting the image back to […]

Voyager 1 enters interstellar space, makes first recording of what it sounds like out there

After traveling through space for the past 36 years Voyager 1 has entered interstellar space. NASA held a press conference earlier today to make the announcement and give geeks around the world spacegasms. “Voyager has […]

New research shows that Voyager 1 may have left the solar system a year ago

The Voyager 1 spacecraft launched in 1977 on a mission to Jupiter and Saturn. Since then it has given us some of our first detailed photos of both of those planets. It also passed by […]