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Space exploration

World news about “Space exploration” published by euronews.

02/08 15:53 CET

China looks skywards with construction of huge telescope

China looks skywards with construction of huge telescope

A radio telescope, with a receiving surface the size of 30 football pitches, is being constructed in China. After five years of work, costing 176 million euros, the equipment is due to be switched on next year. The site chosen had to be isolated enough to be clear from…