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Voyager 2 Becomes The Second Man Made Object To Get Into Interstellar Space

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Voyager 2 is a probe launched by NASA in 1977 to study and explore the outer planets in our solar system and beyond. Voyager 2 was launched along with Voyager 1 in 1977 with a few days gap. Voyager 2 becomes the second spacecraft to get into the interstellar space. Voyager 1 reached the interstellar space in 2012.

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Voyager 1 Is The Farthest Man Made Object In Space

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In September 1977 NASA launched a spacecraft “Voyager 1” into space. The objective was to take advantage of a special alignment of the outer planets in our solar system and beyond. Voyager 1 was launched along with Voyager 2 in 1977 with a few days gap. Voyager 1 became the first spacecraft to reach interstellar space.

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Sleeping All The Way To Space Is Human Hibernation Really Possible

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It’s 21st century and we’re yet to travel to other stars. For example, the nearest star is Proxima Centauri, located over 4 light years away. FYI, the Voyager spacecraft, the most distant human objects ever built by humans, would need about 50,000 years to make that journey.

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