China is building the biggest radio telescope

China is building the Five hundred meter Aperture Spherical Telescope, FAST. It will be ready next year, 2016.

Credit: ArXiv

Popular Science: Inside FAST, soon to be the world’s biggest and baddest radio telescope.

ArXiv: The Five Hundred Meter Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope Project

Wikipedia: Five hundred meter Aperture Spherical Telescope

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