Speaking With the Sky

The immense 70 meter antenna at the Goldstone Deep Space Communications Complex in California's Mojave Desert. At this moment it was talking with the STEREO B spacecraft in deep space. This dish also communicates with the Voyager 1 spacecraft, which in the past five minutes has traveled more than 3,100 miles.


Visit Goldstone: www.ridingwithrobots.org/2012/11/goldstone/

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Taken on October 15, 2012