CHINA

FAST: The China's new giant radio telescope

Built at a cost of 1.2 billion yuan (HK$1.4 billion), the Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Radio Telescope (FAST) is scheduled to be operational in September. It will be able to collect radio waves from previously undetectable distances in space

PUBLISHED : Tuesday, 14 June, 2016, 3:42pm
UPDATED : Monday, 13 March, 2017, 7:12pm