45 Years of Voyager 1 and Voyager 2

Voyager 2 launched August 20, 1977 and Voyager 1 launched September 5, 1977 – that’s exactly 45 years today! Space.com published 2 pieces celebrating each probe which set me on my own space adventure, clicking all over the Voyager page, which features a click-through mission timeline, an interactive tour of the Voyager spacecraft and diagram of instruments and so much more!

From Space.com:

While Voyager 1 focused on Jupiter and Saturn, Voyager 2 visited both those planets and also ventured to Uranus and Neptune. Voyager 2’s mission to those last two planets would be humanity’s only visit in the 20th century.

Read more from Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 from Space.com


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