Thursday, September 16

sondas espaciales

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Voyager 2’s historic stellar journey | Digital Trends Spanish

Voyager probes were launched into space in 1977 to study the outer planets. However, the work of both in recent decades has exceeded the projections of the NASA engineers who are in charge. In fact, the two probes became the only human-made objects to travel beyond the borders of our solar system. Voyager 2 arrived in interstellar space in 2018, where its twin, Voyager 1, has been since August 2012. Voyager 2 was launched on August 20, 1977 from Cape Canaveral, that is, this Friday marks 44 years since its mission began. When compared to Voyager 1, which was designed to reach Jupiter and Saturn quickly, Voyager 2 was on a slower trajectory that would take it to Saturn until 1981. However, this slower path gave him the possibility that, if he kept running, he could try the so-called "G...