|English: Major General Charles F. Bolden, Jr (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Love this guy Charles Bolden.
As a matter of fact, I want to have a glass of wine him one day and chit chat about Mars.
|English: Official portrait of Astronaut Charles F. Bolden Jr. wearing an orange launch and entry suit. (Photo credit: Wikipedia)|
Bolden's words uttered to the Curiosity Rover on the surface of Mars, which in turn sent them back to NASA's Deep Space Network on Earth.
In a nut shell boys and girls, the successful transmission means Bolden's space-faring comments are the first instance of a recorded human voice traveling from Earth to another planet and back again, according to NASA.
Now that is impressive, Young Jedi.