The Voyager 2 scientific mission extended by 3 years

Voyager 2: Spacecraft with a large white satellite dish and long thin antennae.

Artist’s concept of a spaceship Traveling in the dark of space. The Voyagers are identical. NASA has devised a way for Voyager 2 to continue operating despite a dwindling power supply. This new plan will allow Voyager 2 to continue its scientific operations for another 3 years instead of stopping this year. Image via NASA/JPL-Caltech. … Read more