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VOyager 2

Uranus is leaking gas

March 26th, 2020

NASA’s Voyager 2 probe flew through a blob of charged gas called a plasmoid decades ago, and scientists only just now realized it.  The blob could reveal secrets about the planet’s atmosphere loss, which may be related to its bizarre rotation and distinct wobble.  Future missions near Uranus, or even to the planet’s surface, could …

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NASA somehow managed to fix Voyager 2 from 11.5 billion miles away

February 6th, 2020

When you’re trying to fix something, it helps to have that thing right in front of you. For NASA engineers, that’s often not possible, and when something goes wrong with a rover, satellite, or space probe, they have to figure out the problem and tell the high-tech machines what to do to make themselves right …

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Voyager 2 is acting strange, and it’s up to NASA to figure out why

January 29th, 2020

It’s not often that a NASA mission is still up and running over four decades after launch, but the space agency’s Voyager twins are anything but ordinary. The twin spacecraft were launched way back in 1977 and they’ve been speeding away from Earth the entire time. Lately, however, one of the spacecraft began acting up. …

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NASA’s Voyager 2 is about to break out of the Solar System

October 8th, 2018

NASA’s Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 spacecraft have been cruising through space since 1977. For the past forty years or so they’ve been speeding along at a clip of over 30,000 miles per hour, and while Voyager 1 has been in what is considered interstellar space — that is, outside the Solar System — for …

Palm Pre lands on Best Buy website… for $849

May 21st, 2009

As if we didn’t see this one coming, the Palm Pre has made its official debut on Best Buy’s website. The handset is sporting a super-high $849 price tag which is apparently a deterrent. With a shortage of handsets “expected at launch”, Best Buy supposedly wants to discourage Best Buy employees and any other customers …

Verizon Wireless enV Touch to launch June 5th

May 19th, 2009

Rumors have been flying around over the past day or so regarding the enV Touch launch and we just confirmed that the handset will indeed launch with Verizon Wireless on June 5th. The update to the almost two-year-old Voyager will feature some much needed improvements including a 3-inch internal display with on-screen keyboard, external 3-inch …

LG's enV Touch aka Voyager 2 gets spec'd

May 17th, 2009

When we showed you some exclusive pics of the LG enV Touch aka Voyager 2 we didn’t know a whole lot about the Verizon-bound device. Don’t worry though, as some new details have now emerged thanks to a leaked Verizon Equipment Guide. The handset will sport dual WVGA touchscreen displays, a full-QWERTY keypad, stereo speakers, …