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Daring Chinese Telescope Is Poised to Transform Astronomy


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China radio telescope

FASTs surface is made up of some 4,500 panels, some of which can be manoeuvred to change the telescope's shape.

Credit: ImagineChina

Set in a remote natural depression in the mountainous region of Guizhou, China, the world's largest single-dish telescope is on the brink of sparking a new era in radio astronomy.

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