voyager 2

  • Voyager 2 likely suffering from "flipped bit syndrome"

    Voyager 2 likely suffering from "flipped bit syndrome"

    The Voyager 2 transmission hiccup appears to have been identified. The problem? “A value in a single memory location was changed from a 0 to a 1,” said JPL’s Veronia McGregor. As I’ve said countless times to end users complaining about “computer problems”: computers are all ones and zeroes inside, and who can tell what will happen when a one unexpectedly… Read More