China Building Huge 500-Meter Radio Telescope - Universe Today
[/caption] Official ground-breaking ceremonies took place for a gigantic new 500 meter diameter radio telescope in China which will allow astronomers to detect galaxies and pulsars at unprecedented distances. The $102 million facility, known as the Five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical Telescope (FAST), will have a collecting area more than twice as big as the 305 meter … Continue reading "China Building Huge 500-Meter Radio Telescope"