China’s giant radio telescope tunes in to the universePosted: September 26, 2016
SCMP says in its report today that China’s world largest radio telescope with a diameter of 500 meters went into operation yesterday. “It took five years and US$180 million to complete and surpasses that of the 300 metre Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, “ says SCMP.
Source: SCMP “China’s giant radio telescope tunes in to the universe”. Full text of the report can be viewed at http://www.scmp.com/news/china/society/article/2022470/chinas-giant-radio-telescope-tunes-universe