After 35 Years, Voyager 1 Leaves Solar System, Slams Into Interstellar Backdrop

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EDGE OF KNOWN SPACE — Stunned and wide-eyed representatives from NASA’s Jet Propulsion Laboratory (JPL) today announced that the spacecraft known as Voyager 1, launched in 1977, officially left the solar system at 11:05 a.m. Wednesday morning and immediately crashed into a large black façade that appears to completely encircle the entire solar system. “We’ve been anticipating Voyager 1 leaving our solar…