An unprecedented glimpse of Voyager 1 as seen from Earth

The Voyager 1 spacecraft is over 11 billion miles away, but it's emitting an extremely faint radio signal that can be detected here on Earth. Recently, astronomers used this signal to create a "photograph" of the now-interstellar probe. » 9/17/13 6:20am 9/17/13 6:20am

So apparently Voyager 1 left our solar system on July 27, 2012

A re-interpretation of Voyager 1 data is refuelling the debate over whether the spacecraft has truly left the cozy confines of our solar system. According to a new University of Maryland study, it exited the heliosphere last year. The confusion, say the researchers, stems from NASA's failure to account for a particular … » 8/16/13 4:30pm 8/16/13 4:30pm