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NASA's Voyager 1 -- Close to Edge of Solar System

Posted: Dec. 3rd, 2012  |  By DailyLuxe News

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Well, it took NASA’s Voyager 1 more than 35 years to reach it, but it can be said that it is now … without question … far out.

AP is reporting that the unmanned spacecraft is on the edge of the solar system and close to exiting it. Scientist refer to the area where it is located as the "magnetic highway." 

 Mission chief scientist Ed Stone says it's unknown when Voyager 1 will finally break through to interstellar space. Once that happens, it'll be the first manmade object to leave the solar system.

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