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Asian Astronomers Build Closer Ties

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Science  30 Nov 2001:
Vol. 294, Issue 5548, pp. 1803-1805
DOI: 10.1126/science.294.5548.1803b

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TOKYO-- The vastness of space is bringing Asian astronomers a little closer together. Meeting earlier this month in Taipei, astronomers from China, Japan, Korea, and Taiwan moved ahead with cooperative plans on both regional and international projects, the first of which is likely to be an East Asian very long baseline interferometry network of radio antennas.