A concept study has been completed for the space telescope, which is also known as Tianlin, or “neighbours of heaven”. Photo: Handout
A concept study has been completed for the space telescope, which is also known as Tianlin, or “neighbours of heaven”. Photo: Handout
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Chinese space telescope team hopes to join race to find Earth-like planets – and maybe signs of life

  • Researchers have completed concept study for Habitats, which could come with a price tag of more than US$1.48 billion
  • They have proposed a system using three mirrors to examine the atmosphere of nearby planets with unprecedented precision

A concept study has been completed for the space telescope, which is also known as Tianlin, or “neighbours of heaven”. Photo: Handout
A concept study has been completed for the space telescope, which is also known as Tianlin, or “neighbours of heaven”. Photo: Handout
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