Goodbye Voyager

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NASA photograph of one of the two identical Voyager space probes Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 launched in 1977.

After thirty-six years, NASA's Voyager spacecraft has finally left our solar system. It's the furthest a man-made object has ever been from space. And it's sending us back the sound of interstellar space. So what's that sound like, anyway? 

A) spooky and B) windy:


While you've got your ears open, you should listen to Radiolab's very fantastic piece on Voyager at the edge of the heavens.