A fleet of dishes, each weighing more than 100 tons, would create the effect of a single, giant telescope able to capture light that had traveled for more than 10 billion years.
A fleet of dishes, each weighing more than 100 tons, would create the effect of a single, giant telescope able to capture light that had traveled for more than 10 billion years. Maryrose Fison Special to the Miami Herald
A fleet of dishes, each weighing more than 100 tons, would create the effect of a single, giant telescope able to capture light that had traveled for more than 10 billion years. Maryrose Fison Special to the Miami Herald

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