China’s FAST Radio Telescope Pinpoints 44 New Pulsars in Two Years of Trials

China’s FAST Radio Telescope Pinpoints 44 New Pulsars in Two Years of Trials

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Date: Thu, 09/13/2018 - 17:29 / Keywords: scientific research, pulsar discovery, supersized radio telescope, celestial observation
  • China’s five-hundred-meter Aperture Spherical radio Telescope -- nicknamed ‘Tianyan’ (Heaven Eye) radio telescope nestles amid mountains and valleysHIDE
  • The master control room of China’s FAST radio telescope in operationHIDE
  • Staff at work in Tianyan’s master control roomHIDE
  • Outdoor personnel maintain equipment at nightHIDE
  • Clouds enshroud China’s FAST radio telescopeHIDE

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Keywords: scientific research, pulsar discovery, supersized radio telescope, celestial observation