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The extraordinary Voyager 1 spacecraft is demonstrating its nimbleness more than 30 years after leaving Earth. At the astonishing distance of 17.4 billion km, the Nasa probe is the most far-flung object made by humans.

2011-03-09

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Humankind's most distant emissaries are flying through a turbulent sea of magnetism as they seek to break free of our Solar System. Nasa's Voyager probes, which were launched in 1977, are now approaching the very edge of our Sun's influence, more than 14 billion km from Earth; and they are still returning data. That information has allowed scientists to build a better picture of what conditions are like in the zone where...

2011-06-09

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A Nonprofit Foundation Dedicated To Achieving Interstellar Flight By 2100.
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The 100 Year Starship™ Study is an effort seeded by DARPA to develop a viable and sustainable model for persistent, long-term, private-sector investment into the myriad of disciplines needed to make long-distance space travel practicable and feasible.

2011

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Spacecraft could one day navigate through the cosmos using a particular type of dead star as a kind of GPS.

2012-03-30

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