Monday, September 16, 2013

If 'E.T.' finds Voyager 1, will it phone Earth?

An interesting followup to the recent news of Voyager 1 leaving our solar system. This story is written by Meg Urry who is the Israel Munson professor of physics and astronomy at Yale University and director of the Yale Center for Astronomy and Astrophysics.

Note at the end of this article I have also stuck in an artists impression of the location of Voyager 1 in perspective with the whole solar system and that various distances between objects.

Full article here - If 'E.T.' finds Voyager 1, will it phone Earth? (13 September 2013)

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