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Physics: Astronomers Hang Out Help-Wanted Sign

Science  17 Nov 1995:
Vol. 270, Issue 5239, pp. 1146
DOI: 10.1126/science.270.5239.1146

Summary

Chinese astronomers hope that international cooperation will help them to launch two ambitious projects—an orbiting optical telescope to study the sun, and a radio telescope with an unprecedented collecting area of 1 square kilometer. Both projects are attracting interest from researchers in the United States, Europe, and Japan.

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