Ladies and Gentlemen, Voyager Has Left the Building!


NASA imageMaybe because I grew up being awakened before dawn to watch Gemini and Apollo launches with my space-bedazzled father, maybe because I'm Catholic and therefore understand that science and theology are just two different languages for the same wonder, but this story just makes my heart soar. Today the Voyager spacecraft---and with it, our earthbound eyes---left our galaxy and ventured into the depths of interstellar space.Though no man has gone there before, Voyager didn't … [Read more...]