Voyager 1 problem? NASA works to understand strange data from a venerable probe

Spending 45 years traversing the solar system really does a number on a spaceship.

NASA traveler 1 The mission launched in 1977, moved into what scientists call interstellar space in 2012, and moved on: The spacecraft is now 14.5 billion miles (23.3 billion kilometers) away from Earth. land. And while Voyager 1 is still working fine, mission scientists recently noticed that it seemed confused about its location in space without going into safe mode or sounding an alarm.

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