Building the world’s largest radio telescope

In 2012, South Africa won the bid to host the largest part of the international Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope project. It will consist of more than 2,500 telescopes spread out across the nation and partner countries in Africa. The combined signals from these antennae, along with those in Australia, will form the largest radio telescope in the world.

 

http://www.scidev.net/global/knowledge-economy/multimedia/building-the-world-s-largest-radio-telescope.html

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