16Aug2017

Last Chance To Beam Your Message 20 Billion Km To Space

Voyager 1 is the first man-made object to leave our solar system and pass into interstellar space.

Voyager 1 is the first man-made object to leave our solar system and pass into interstellar space.

NASA has been collecting submissions via Twitter, Facebook and other social media platforms for a 60 character message to send to the unmanned xVoyager 1 space craft.

The U.S. space agency, the Jet Propulsion Laboratory and the Voyager team will whittle down the suggestions and the public will vote for a winner to send toward the probe on September 5.

Voyager 1 is currently almost 13 billion miles away from Earth and has become the first spacecraft to enter interstellar space.  Source: CNBC

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