I've had an idea kicking around in my mental attic for some time. See all this shiny gear that we fling with hubris and hope into the void? Well, what of their back-story? Who cares to know what people thought as they designed and built these voyagers?

I do.

So, in partial homage to all travellers, I tried to recreate the Pioneer 10/11 plaque.

Y'see, so often the 'truth' that we're shown is not the full story. A quick Google reveals that the most widely accepted view of this souvenier of Earth is in fact, flawed in several ways. Not just in the lack of radii for the plate corners, but in the call-out of the female's height - all too often the first '0' is half obliterated. For example

Pioneer 10/11 plaque