The Farthest—Voyager in Space
Wednesday, Aug. 23, at 9 p.m.
Repeats Thursday, Aug. 24, at 3 a.m.
With participation from more than 20 of the original and current mission scientists, engineers and team members, THE FARTHEST—VOYAGER IN SPACE tells captivating tales of one of humanity’s greatest achievements in exploration. From supermarket aluminum foil added at the last minute to protect the craft from radiation to the emergency maneuvers to fix a crucial frozen instrument platform, viewers get a sense of how difficult—and rewarding—space exploration can be.
Voyager revolutionized planetary science, resolved key questions about the outer planets and raised intriguing new ones about the evolution of our solar system.
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