U.S. CitiesCity-Data Forum Index
Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Science and Technology > Space
 [Register]
Please register to participate in our discussions with 1.5 million other members - it's free and quick! Some forums can only be seen by registered members. After you create your account, you'll be able to customize options and access all our 15,000 new posts/day with fewer ads.
View detailed profile (Advanced) or search
site with Google Custom Search

Search Forums  (Advanced)
Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for:  near: 
 
 
Old 05-25-2012, 05:28 AM
 
5,662 posts, read 2,395,019 times
Reputation: 5556

Advertisements

A link to an interesting article.

BBC News - Siting decision due on Square Kilometre Array

"A decision is due later on where to site one of the great scientific projects of the 21st Century.
Australia and South Africa have been competing to host the 1.5bn-euro (1.2bn) Square Kilometre Array, a giant next-generation radio telescope.
The SKA's huge fields of antennas will sweep the sky for answers to the major outstanding questions in astronomy."
Quick reply to this message

 
Old 05-26-2012, 05:02 PM
 
Location: Forests of Maine
22,655 posts, read 30,490,766 times
Reputation: 9564
Should be cool to see how it works.

Quick reply to this message
 
Old 05-27-2012, 04:51 AM
 
5,662 posts, read 2,395,019 times
Reputation: 5556
Just an update:

BBC News - Africa and Australasia to share Square Kilometre Array
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-18-2012, 08:30 AM
 
Location: Londonderry, NH
35,058 posts, read 31,242,416 times
Reputation: 17519
There is plenty of room for that array next to the VLA in New Mexico.
Quick reply to this message
 
Old 06-18-2012, 08:40 AM
 
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
17,861 posts, read 12,631,351 times
Reputation: 6338
We need two. One for each hemisphere.
Quick reply to this message
Please register to post and access all features of our very popular forum. It is free and quick. Over $68,000 in prizes has already been given out to active posters on our forum. Additional giveaways are planned.

Detailed information about all U.S. cities, counties, and zip codes on our site: City-data.com.


 
Please update this thread with any new information or opinions. This open thread is still read by thousands of people, so we encourage all additional points of view.

Quick Reply
Message:
Over $94,000 in prizes was already given out to active posters on our forum and additional giveaways are planned!

Go Back   City-Data Forum > General Forums > Science and Technology > Space

All times are GMT -6.

2005-2015, Advameg, Inc.

City-Data.com - Archive 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 20, 21, 22, 23, 24, 25 - Top