posted on Jun, 15 2012 @ 09:56 AM
So, we appear to be on the verge of leaving the solar system, at least one of our own craft. Pretty fascinating and I'm sure that the information
being gathered here is the first of it's kind in the history of space flight.
The Voyager 1, built by Nasa and launched in 1977 has spent the last 35 years steadily increasing its distance from Earth, and is now now
17,970,000,000km - or 11,100,000,000miles - away, travelling at 10km a second.
(visit the link for the full news article)