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Sat Sep 9, 2017, 01:31 PM

A Huge New Telescope In Canada Is Tracking The History Of The Universe's Expansion

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Reply A Huge New Telescope In Canada Is Tracking The History Of The Universe's Expansion (Original post)
yortsed snacilbuper Sep 9 OP
Bernardo de La Paz Sep 9 #1
PoindexterOglethorpe Sep 9 #2
LastLiberal in PalmSprings Sep 10 #3

Response to yortsed snacilbuper (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 01:59 PM

1. New telescope looks nothing like the bogus picture you chose for the video. That's ancient tech

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Response to yortsed snacilbuper (Original post)

Sat Sep 9, 2017, 02:06 PM

2. Totally cool!

I have a son starting a PhD program in astrophysics. His area of research is exo-planets, but I'm sending him the link.

Thanks for posting.

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Response to yortsed snacilbuper (Original post)

Sun Sep 10, 2017, 01:40 AM

3. That looks like the antenna at Parkes, NSW (Australia)



This was the "star" of the movie, "The Dish." At that time it wasn't used for deep space exploration, rather communications with the Apollo missions and other spacecraft in the solar system.

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