To Boldy Go…


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Ed Murphy, astronomer at the University of Virginia.



TOPIC:  Scientists recently confirmed their findings that the Voyager One space probe has entered interstellar space— traveling now at 3x the distance from the Sun than Pluto. Ed Murphy helps the rest of us understand exactly what that means and why it is so historic. He also details the journeys of other space robots closer to home that are on their ways to nearby planets. And he shares the latest news on the Mars Rovers.


ORIGINAL BROADCAST DATE:  Monday, September 16, 2013.