It's been thirty years since the first launch of a Voyager spacecraft. Voyager 2 took flight on August 20, 1977, with Voyager 1 following on September 5th.
NASA is celebrating the anniversary not only with the above commemorative pin, but with an article by Janna Brancolini called, Voyager at 30: Looking Beyond and Within. Ann Druyan, Ed Stone and I were interviewed for this, and I spoke about having my voice on the Golden Record. Here's an excerpt:
[Nick] Sagan said he began to realize what the record meant as he got older, and as a teen he started to realize what a "strange but wonderful honor" it was. "It's been a challenge for the rest of my life to live up to that honor. It's always there in my subconscious," he said.
You can download the complete article here.