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The giant Arecibo radio telescope to be decommissioned due to damage

19 Nov 2020, 16:30 UTC
The giant Arecibo radio telescope to be decommissioned due to damage UCF

The venerable Arecibo radio telescope, a mammoth 305-meter dish nestled in the forested hills of Puerto Rico, is to be decommissioned after a pair of cables that support a huge platform above the dish broke.

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