The Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope in Pingtang county, Guizhou province. Photo: Xinhua

10, 9, 8 ... China prepares to flick the switch on world’s biggest telescopic eye on the sky

World’s largest single-aperture radio telescope, with diameter of 500 metres, expected to help make major contributions to the understanding of the universe

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The Five-hundred-metre Aperture Spherical Telescope in Pingtang county, Guizhou province. Photo: Xinhua
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