Hirunews Logo
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
China+Zooms+in+with+World%27s+Biggest+Radio+Telescope+%5BVideo%5D
Monday, 04 July 2016 - 15:25
China Zooms in with World's Biggest Radio Telescope [Video]
255

Shares
30,610

Views

China has fitted the final piece on what will be the world's largest radio telescope, due to begin operations in September, state media report.

The 500m-wide Aperture Spherical Telescope, or FAST, is the size of 30 football fields, clearly demonstrating that advancing China's space program remains a key priority for Beijing.

The $180m (£135m) satellite project will be used to explore space and help look for extraterrestrial life as reported by Chinese media.

Make a Comment
Make a Comment

DOWNLOAD HIRUNEWS APP ON ANDROID & APPLE
HiruNews
Thursday, 16 August 2018 - 16:24
Mangroves play a critical role in maintaining the ecological balance in Sri Lanka's coastal areas.However, some money-hungry people do not understand this.Our... Read More
HiruNews
News Image
Hiru News Programme Segments
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
3,239 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
7,298 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
8,232 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
21,202 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
872 Views
HiruNews
HiruNews
HiruNews
52,938 Views
Top