World’s largest radio telescope starts operating in China

In the search for alien life, China has built world’s largest radio telescope nicknamed Tianyan (Heavenly Eye” or “The Eye of Heaven) or the five-hundred-metre aperture spherical radio telescope (FAST), began working.

Built at a cost of 1.2 billion yuan, the telescope dwarfs the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico as the world’s largest single-dish radio telescope, with twice the sensitivity and a reflector as large as 30 football fields.
So let’s discuss some questions related to this post:
1. Name the country, which has built world’s largest radio telescope?
Source – The Hindu


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