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NASA's Voyager sends back freaky sound of interstellar space

Let's just say that the composers of '50s-era sci-fi soundtracks weren't all that wide of the mark.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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11 billion miles out, Voyager 1 nears interstellar space

Data from NASA's Voyager 1 probe indicates the spacecraft has moved into an unexpected region of the outer solar system, possibly the last hurdle before crossing into interstellar space.

By Dec. 3, 2012

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DARPA seeks help for interstellar starship

The defense research agency, in conjunction with NASA, has put out a request for information for a project it hopes could result in a starship capable of long-distance space travel.

By May. 6, 2011

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Fill 'er up at an interstellar gas station

NASA is asking the science world for help solving some of the fundamental challenges to creating a gas station in space.

By Apr. 28, 2011

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35 years later, Voyager nears our solar system's boundary

One year after Apple's first computer debuted, Voyager lifted off. Now, scientists eagerly await the big moment when it crosses into interstellar space.

By Jun. 27, 2013

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To infinity and beyond! NASA's Voyager bids solar system adieu

The spacecraft, launched 36 years ago, has become the first human-made object to exit our solar system.

By Sep. 12, 2013

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Voyager 1 may have left the solar system, 35 years after launch

Some scientists interpret data as indicating the Voyager 1 spacecraft is the first man-made object to venture beyond the boundary of our solar system, but NASA doesn't agree.

By Mar. 20, 2013

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Crave Ep. 137: The Listening Cloud rains on your social-media parade

An LED cloud sculpture storms for social media, a young girl ages decades in minutes, and Superman flies onto Canadian coins.

By Sep. 13, 2013

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Samsung Galaxy S5 reported to employ unibody metal design

Samsung will opt for a more premium design for its upcoming flagship phone, according to a recent report.

By Dec. 3, 2013

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Earth cozies up super close to the sun today

Is it hot in here? The Earth is as close to the sun today as it will be all year. Time to break out the sunscreen.

By Jan. 2, 2013