This Day in History Entry #289

August 20th, 2014 by Wordsman

Through the whole solar system it tore
Past Uranus and Neptune and more
And inside it does hold
Our culture, in gold
Asking folks to come knock on our door

Event: Space probe Voyager 2 launches (curiously enough, 2 weeks before Voyager 1)
Year: 1977
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  1. A Fan Says:

    And without it, we never would have gotten “Star Trek: The Motion Picture”!

  2. Wordsman Says:

    Though they’d probably feel a lot prouder if they could take credit for Star Trek II instead.

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