The Voyager Golden Record contains images plus a calibration image and a variety of natural sounds, such as those made by surf, wind, and thunder, and animal sounds, including the songs of birds, whales and dolphins. The record, which is carried on both the Voyager 1 and Voyager 2 spacecraft, additionally features musical selections from different cultures and eras, spoken greetings in fifty-nine languages,   other human sounds, like footsteps and laughter Carl Sagan 's and printed messages from President Jimmy Carter and U.
Secretary-General Kurt Waldheim. After NASA had received criticism over the nudity on the Pioneer plaque line drawings of a naked man and womanthe agency chose not to allow Sagan and his colleagues to include a photograph of a nude man and woman on the record.
Instead, only Various - Off The Disk Records silhouette of the couple was included. Here is an excerpt of President Carter's official statement placed on the Voyager spacecraft for its trip outside the Solar SystemJune 16, This Voyager spacecraft was constructed by the United States of America.
We are a community of million human beings among the more than 4 billion who inhabit the planet Earth. We human beings are still divided into nation Someday Sweetheart - Chet Atkins, Les Paul - Chester & Lester, but these states are rapidly becoming a global civilization.
We cast this message into the cosmos It is likely to survive a billion years into our future, when our civilization is profoundly Volksmusik - Model Ego E.P. (File) and the surface of the Earth may be vastly changed. If one such civilization intercepts Voyager and can understand these recorded contents, here is our message: This is a present from a small distant world, a token of our sounds, our science, our images, our music, our thoughts, and our feelings.
We are attempting to survive our time so we may live into yours. We hope some day, having solved the problems we face, to join a community of galactic civilizations. This record represents our hope and Various - Off The Disk Records determination and our goodwill in a vast and awesome universe. Various - Off The Disk Records second audio section "Greetings in 55 Languages" contains spoken greetings in 55 languages.
Later audio sections contain the spoken greetings in the remaining four languages, including Esperanto and! The whale sounds were provided by Roger Payne. This is a list of the recorded greetings in order of appearance on their respective tracks. The next audio section is devoted to the "sounds of Earth" that include: .
Included within the Sounds of Earth audio portion of the Golden Record is a track containing the inspirational message per aspera ad astra in Morse Code.
Translated from Latin, it means, through hardships to the stars. Following the section on the sounds of Earth, there is an eclectic minute selection of music from many cultures, including Eastern and Western classics. The selections include: . It Mia Doi Todd - Songbook been claimed that Sagan had originally asked for permission to include " Here Comes the Sun " from the Beatles' album Abbey Road ; but while Various - Off The Disk Records Beatles favoured it, EMI opposed it and the song was not included.
The Golden Record also carried an hour-long recording of the brainwaves of Ann Druyanwho would later marry Carl Sagan. In the Epilogue of the book Billions and Billionsshe describes the experience:.
Earlier I had asked Carl if those putative extraterrestrials of a billion years from now could conceivably interpret the brain waves of a meditator. Who knows? A billion years is a long, long time, was his reply.
On the chance that it might be possible why don't we give it a try? Two days after our life-changing phone call, I entered a laboratory at Bellevue Hospital in New York City and was hooked up to a computer that turned all the data from my brain and heart into sound.
I had a one-hour mental itinerary of the information I wished to convey. I began by thinking about the history of Earth and the life it sustains. To the best of my abilities I tried to think something of the history of ideas and human social organization. I thought about the predicament that our civilization Concerto For Two Violins And String Orchestra, Op.
77 - Malcolm Arnold, The San Diego Chamber Orches itself in and about the violence and poverty that make this planet a hell for so many of its inhabitants. Toward the end I permitted myself a personal statement of what it was like to fall in love. Along with the audio, the record contains a collection of pictures one of which is for calibration detailing but not limited to Various - Off The Disk Records life on Earth and the planet itself.
Many pictures are annotated with one or many Various - Off The Disk Records of scales of time, size or mass. Some images also contain indications of chemical composition. All measures used on the pictures are first defined in the first few images using physical references. Following is a list of all the images contained in the Voyager Golden Record together with a description of the nature of the image and what annotations were included in them, and when copyright permits, the A Breath Through The Endlessness - U.M.O.S* - Forever Into Dreamless Depths image.
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Kay pachamamta niytapas maytapas rimapallasta runasimipi. Salvete quicumque estis; bonam erga vos voluntatem habemus, et pacem per astra ferimus. Hum zameen ke rehne waalon ki taraf se aap ko khush aamdeed kehte hain. O genki desu ka? Frederick M. Ahl . Armenian . Greetings from a computer programmer in the small university town of Ithaca Ferry Corsten - Right Of Way the planet Earth.
Musulayo mutya abantu bensi eno mukama abawe emirembe bulijo. The people of the Earth send their good wishes and hope you find good fortune in this life. Ni strebas vivi en paco kun la popoloj de la tuta mondo, de la tuta kosmo.
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