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Voyager 1 fires thrusters last used in 1980 – and they worked!

Zog_but_not_the_first Silver badge
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This has to be one of my favourite pieces of science/technology. The imagination to conceive the mission. Professionals dedicating their entire careers to an (by today's standards) unimaginably long payback period. The ingenious solutions to hiccups along the way. The brilliant revelations on the outer planets and their moons. It just goes on....

Here's to Voyager, and the other deep, deep space probes. All alone in the night...

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