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Flat science budgets could kill the Arecibo Observatory, the world’s largest telescope

The Arecibo Observatory has been the world’s largest single-aperture telescope for more than 50 years.Unfortunately, federal funding has generally failed to keep up with the ways that funding could be distributed.

Scientists Found Something Weird, But It's Not Aliens

Scientists Found Something Weird, But It's Not Aliens “It’s never aliens,” the saying goes.Of course, the excitement comes the fact that, if aliens exist are common enough for us to reasonably find them, then the saying should be: “it’s never aliens until it is.

China Built the World's Largest Telescope, But Has No One to Run It

China Built the World's Largest Telescope, But Has No One to Run It The problem is that having a giant radio telescope and having someone available to run the giant radio telescope aren’t the same thing.One reason the Chinese government may be having trouble filling the position is how remote the telescope is.