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Old 05-25-2012, 05:28 AM
 
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Default Siting decision due on Square Kilometre Array

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."
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Old 05-26-2012, 05:02 PM
 
Location: Forests of Maine
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Should be cool to see how it works.

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Old 05-27-2012, 04:51 AM
 
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Just an update:

BBC News - Africa and Australasia to share Square Kilometre Array
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Old 06-18-2012, 08:30 AM
 
Location: Londonderry, NH
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There is plenty of room for that array next to the VLA in New Mexico.
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Old 06-18-2012, 08:40 AM
 
Location: Wasilla, Alaska
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We need two. One for each hemisphere.
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