October 28, 2013 | Science & Technology

What the Voyager space program can teach you about preparing for long-term care

At first glance, comparing a 36-year-old, one-ton spacecraft hurtling through interstellar space at about 37,075 miles per hour to the realities of planning for our long-term care needs seems ... odd. But the more we thought about it, it made sense.

We brought together the wisdom of NASA scientists and health experts to highlight 10 lessons the Voyager spacecraft can teach us about planning for long-term care.