News & CommentRadio Astronomy

NSF Prepares to Dish Up Millimeter Array Project

See allHide authors and affiliations

Science  17 Jan 1997:
Vol. 275, Issue 5298, pp. 300-301
DOI: 10.1126/science.275.5298.300a

You are currently viewing the summary.

View Full Text

Log in to view the full text

Log in through your institution

Log in through your institution


The world's most powerful telescope for investigating emissions in the millimeter-wavelength range—a rich source of information about early galaxies, star formation, the history of stellar evolution, and much more—will move from the drawing board to early development if Congress grants an upcoming budgetary wish from the National Science Foundation. And the proposed site for the Millimeter Array will take your breath away.