This is the first of 50 giant antennas that will be placed in Chile's 16,500 foot-high Atacama desert to study radiation from the far corners of the universe.
This is the first of 50 giant antennas that will be placed in Chile's 16,500 foot-high Atacama desert to study radiation from the far corners of the universe. National Radio Astronomy Observatory/MCT
This is the first of 50 giant antennas that will be placed in Chile's 16,500 foot-high Atacama desert to study radiation from the far corners of the universe. National Radio Astronomy Observatory/MCT

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