Sue Gilroy

Connect with us


Puerto Rico commits $8 million to rebuild Arecibo telescope – Yahoo Lifestyle Australia

Puerto Rico has approved $8 million to help rebuild the Arecibo Observatory telescope, although it will likely need considerably more help.



post featured image

Theres a glimmer of hope for the collapsed Arecibo Observatory telescope as 2020 draws to a close. El Nuevo Diareports that Puerto Rico Governor Wanda Vázquez has signed an executive order approving $8 million to help rebuild the radio telescope. Its reconstruction is important as a matter of public policy and reestablishing the Observatory as a world-class educational center, the Governors office said.
The National Science Foundation said it would tear down the Observatory as repairs would be too…

Click here to view the original article.

Sue Gilroy