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'Repeating' radio waves from deep space baffle scientists

Jan 10, 2019 - 10:45 AM

What corner of the universe these powerful waves come from and the forces that produced them remain unknown

CHIME file photo from Wikipedia

World's largest radio telescope starts operating in China

Sep 25, 2016 - 2:38 PM

3rd UPDATE The Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope will explore space and search for signs of intelligent life

WORLD'S BIGGEST. The Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) costs $180 million. Photo from FAST's website

First image released from world's super radio telescope

Jul 17, 2016 - 9:27 AM

The telescope gives a glimpse of 1 300 galaxies in a barely explored section of the universe

RADIO TELESCOPE. Part of South Africa's MeerKAT radio telescope that showed off its phenomenal power by revealing 1,300 galaxies in a tiny corner of the universe where only 70 were known before. Photo by Mujahid Safodien / AFP

China's space telescope to displace humans in search for aliens

Feb 16, 2016 - 4:14 PM

Provincial officials vow to relocate 9 110 residents living within 5 kilometers of the 500 metre Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope FAST by September

GIANT RADIO TELESCOPE. This picture taken on July 29, 2015 shows the Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) under construction in Pingtang, southwest China's Guizhou province. AFP/ Stringer