View Full Version : NASA Makes Contact With Pioneer

2005-Oct-25, 12:33 AM
SUMMARY: Even though it's a distant 11.9 billion kilometres away, Pioneer 10 is still coming in loud and clear. NASA scientists sent a message to the spacecraft from California using the agency's Deep Space Network and received a reply just over 22 hours later at a dish in Spain. This communication occurred on the 30th anniversary of the spacecraft's launch.

View full article (http://www.universetoday.com/am/publish/article_57.html)
What do you think about this story? post your comments below.