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Voyager 1 Gold-Plated Record
Voyager 1 Gold-Plated Record (click to enlarge)

Voyager 1 Gold-Plated Record
Date: 1 Jul 1977

A gold-plated record with the "Sounds of Earth" recordings is mounted on its flight bracket on the mission module of the Voyager 1 spacecraft. The Voyagers were sent to galactic space after exploring the solar system's giant planets.

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