Reply to post: Re: Good BBC prog

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

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WTF?

Re: Good BBC prog

Good? Amazing show. Never realised how central a role was played by Carl Sagan, for example in getting it to take a shot of earth as it flew out to interstellar space.

My take away from the show was that Voyager will be still flying onwards long after our sun expands and wipes us off the map. We will be outlived by a machine we made back in the 70s.

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