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Get Ready, Because Voyager I Is *this Close* to Leaving Our Solar System


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Heliosheath

Voyager spacecraft in the heliosheath (artist's rendering).

Credit: NASA/JPL-Caltech

Last week, in the corners of the Internet devoted to outer space, things started to get a little, well, hot. Voyager 1, the man-made object farthest away from Earth, was encountering a sharp uptick in the number of a certain kind of energetic particles around it.

From The Atlantic
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