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Here are all the photos flying through interstellar space on Voyager's Golden Record. http://www.vox.com/2015/11/11/9702090/voyager-golden-record-pictures

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http://www.amazon.com/Murmurs-Earth-Carl-Sagan-ebook/dp/B00BRUQ4HK/ref=sr_1_1

When Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 launched into space in 1977, their mission was to explore the outer solar system, and over the following decade, they did so admirably.

With an 8-track tape memory system and onboard computers that are thousands of times weaker than the phone in your pocket, the two spacecraft sent back an immense amount of imagery and information about the four gas giants, Jupiter, Saturn, Uranus, and Neptune.

But NASA knew that after the planetary tour was complete, the Voyagers would remain on a trajectory toward interstellar space, having gained enough velocity from Jupiter's gravity to eventually escape the grasp of the sun. Since they will orbit the Milky Way for the foreseeable future, the Voyagers should carry a message from their maker, NASA scientists decided.

The Voyager team tapped famous astronomer and science popularizer Carl Sagan to compose that message. Sagan's committee chose a copper phonograph LP as their medium, and over the course of six weeks they produced the "Golden Record": a collection of sounds and images that will probably outlast all human artifacts on Earth.

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The team at Verge Science took the next step and decoded the golden record by hand. Watch: https://ufl.ae/videow/HHkelYDnfFs
Hania M
Wish there were more arts shared in the pics. Art, in its many forms, is the heart of humankind.
elif dağbağ
"Had we destroyed ourselves since launching Voyager, they might wonder, or had we gone on to greater things."
Red
aliens:
nasa:
aliens:
nasa:
aliens:
nasa:
aliens: no tiddie
nasa: wtf
Azulmine
We had so much hope
2nd_place
Someday we’re going to scoop up Voyager and put it in a museum.
spacefrog 712
I feel very sad now, not sure why
Elvie Vanguardia
What if after the aliens see it, they'd plan out how to conquer earth.
Feroxing12
we should be quiet and not sending this into space
E68x fl
Okay. Thanks for showing us
Blue Carobs
What is we found it in a million years and just saw images of us the disappointment.
Lukas _
I'm honestly surprised that they didn't include war
Joe Duke
AOC says we'll all be dead in 12 years so... there you go.
CreativeJ Arts
The aliens would probably respond with “umm ok”
Clara Lima
I feel insulted! What about Mozart, Shakespeare, da Vinci's work? Come on!
Jetro Gadiane
alien replied: "Diz nuts"
Unknown
BULLSHIT OF PICTURES MAN, IF I WOULD BE AN ALIEN AND I GET THIS I WOULD PASS RIGHT AWAY.
Captain Fordo
*Alien ship hits and destroys Voyager by accident*
amylase
why did this make me cry
anna ou
but what if aliens cant see or hear because the don't need to because that how the adapted to there surroundings and we hear and see not because we are smart but because we adapted to our surroundings that way .we have a mouth because we communicate that way. what if all aliens don't need to hear and see and the way communicate is different how do we know they have invented a vintage disc.what if they are still evolving
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