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Voyager 1 on the Magnetic Highway out of the Solar System


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#1 VladTheImpaler

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 05:30 AM

http://www.universet...e-solar-system/

The Voyager 1 spacecraft has not left the solar system, as was speculated earlier this year, but has now entered a new region at the edge of the solar system that scientists didn’t even know was there. It appears to be a “highway” of magnetic particles, shepherding Voyager 1 out into interstellar space...................



#2 Ancient_Mariner

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 06:41 AM

Fascinating. Thanks.

#3 mainsheetsister

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 10:58 AM

Awesome stuff...to the Oort Cloud and beyond

#4 atoyot

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 12:42 PM

...approaching the edge of the interstellar environment...

#5 Swanno (Ohf Shore)

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 12:58 PM

So there is an environment past the environment?

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 01:44 PM



#7 duncan

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Posted 05 December 2012 - 03:07 PM

i have an oort cloud in my pants