Voyager's past and new life in space Summary: The 34-year-old Voyager 1's life has been extended - and it's still finding more discoveries at the edge of our solar system. By Andy Smith | January 23, 2012 -- 12:01 GMT (04:01 PST) Previous | Next Image 16 of 24 Voyager 2 was Earth's first visitor to Neptune and its Great Dark Spot. Topic: Nasa / Space Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.