If a new Golden Record was to be compiled – what would be on it? This video clip created by Barnes and Barnes in 1978 a year after the Voyagers blasted off into space – would have to be on the list.
When Voyagers 10 and 11 were shot into outer space in 1977, each carried a gold audio disc of sounds and images that portrayed life on earth. Selected by a committee, The Golden Record held a collection of pictures, music and sounds from earth, and greetings in 55 language — described as the sounds of the earth. […]
Artist: Catherine Clover