The Arecibo Message, The Golden Record

Frank Drake – The Designer Of “The Arecibo Message” And Co-Creator Of “The Golden Record”

Frank Drake, who was born in the Soviet Union, was the designer of the Arecibo Record which contains information on Deoxyribonucleic Acid, atoms and other scientific information. In 1974, the information in the Arecibo Record was was transmitted into space form a facility in Puerto Rico.

Later, Frank Drake became involved with recording a set of sounds that were sent into space through the Voyager Spacecraft. Those set of sounds were recorded into a golden disk, hence the name “The Golden Record”.