In 1977, the Humankind, sent two spacecrafts in the cosmos: Voyager 1 and Voyager 2. Each of these spacecrafts carries one phonograph record, and each of these phonographs are covered by another golden disc: The Golden Record Cover.
This cover serves as a protection to the disc but also carries instructions as to how to play the disc as well as well as additional information about our Planet.
This 'bottle' into the cosmic 'ocean' as Carl Sagan called them will are already outside of our Solar System and will travel for most likely millions, even billions of years. They will be the proof that somewhere in the Cosmos, intelligent life existed on this Pale Blue Dot, even long after we are gone.
The Record was written in the most universal language we know: science. Here is the details of the cover contents:
This is one of the most iconic pieces of the History of Space Exploration and any Space Lover will appreciate the beauty of such a unique and meaningful decoration.
- Size: 12 inch (30 cm)
- Color: Golden
- Material: High Quality Brushed Aluminum
- Usage: Home Decoration
- Note: This is not a LP record and it will not play in a turntable.
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Aspiring astronaut @astronautlacson (IG here) enjoying her Golden Record Cover !
A short video contextualizing the Voyager program: