Record, Voyager, Sounds of Earth

Record, Voyager, Sounds of Earth

     

The Voyager "Sounds of Earth" Record contains sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on Earth that went with the Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977. Selected by a committee chaired by Carl Sagan, it contained 122 images, spoken greetings in fifty-five languages, and music.

This duplicate record was transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to the Museum in 1978.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Date
1977

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Space Science

Type
AWARDS-Miscellaneous

Materials
Gold-plated, copper.
Dimensions
3-D: 0.1 x 30.5cm (1/16 x 12 in.)

The Voyager "Sounds of Earth" Record contains sounds and images selected to portray the diversity of life and culture on Earth that went with the Voyager spacecraft launched in 1977. Selected by a committee chaired by Carl Sagan, it contained 122 images, spoken greetings in fifty-five languages, and music.

This duplicate record was transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration to the Museum in 1978.

Transferred from the National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Country of Origin
United States of America

Manufacturer
National Aeronautics and Space Administration

Date
1977

Location
Steven F. Udvar-Hazy Center, Chantilly, VA
Exhibit Station
Space Science

Type
AWARDS-Miscellaneous

Materials
Gold-plated, copper.
Dimensions
3-D: 0.1 x 30.5cm (1/16 x 12 in.)

ID: A19780203000