Sunday, November 6, 2016

Fact of the Day: Voyager 1

Voyager 1's main mission was to flyby Saturn in 1980, but the Voyager 1 is still sending information to NASA almost forty years after being launched. It's currently the farthest man-made object from Earth, finally leaving the outer Solar System in 2012. The Voyager 1 won't be working forever as by 2025, it will no longer have enough power from its generators to run its scientific instruments.