China's New Radiotelescope

China Builds World’s Largest Radio Telescope

Guess who was in the science & technology news lately? Yes, it’s China again. Back in September they were putting the finishing touches towards finalizing the construction of a mammoth radio telescope that has easily become the world’s largest single-dish such device:

http://www.sciencemag.org/news/2016/09/world-s-largest-radio-telescope-will-search-dark-matter-listen-aliens^

It sure seems like China is on a roll lately. This is the fourth technology-related article I write about the country in the past few months. And I’m not even trying. Now let’s see what the Chinese will spy with their little dish.

References & further reading:

The Elevated Bus That Rides above the Traffic^

China Invests in Quantum Cryptography and Not a Moment Too Late^

China’s Awesome Robotics Challenge^

 

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