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Iconic radio telescope suffers catastrophic collapse

The Arecibo Observatory’s suspended equipment platform fell hundreds of feet and crashed through the giant radio dish.

arecibo - National Geographic
6:52am PST - December 2nd, 2020

What Earth lost when the Arecibo telescope collapsed - Business Insider

Once the world's largest radio telescope, Arecibo helped confirm Einstein's theories and proved scientists wrong about Mercury.

arecibo - Business Insider
5:50am PST - December 2nd, 2020

What Earth lost when the Arecibo telescope collapsed - Business Insider

Once the world's largest radio telescope, Arecibo helped confirm Einstein's theories and proved scientists wrong about Mercury.

arecibo - Business Insider (UK)
5:50am PST - December 2nd, 2020

Arecibo Telescope Collapses Today Before It Could Be Dismantled Safely

A few weeks ago, Nextbigfuture noted the plan to dismantle the Arecibo Telescope after some wires and small se

arecibo - Next Big Future
1:40pm PST - December 1st, 2020

How the famed Arecibo telescope fell—and how it might rise again https://t.co/xf7lmcZAwB

Joel Otero (@DrJOteroExpHem)
5:26am PST - January 27th, 2021

Absolutely devastating end to an era. I hope Arecibo will rise again bigger and better https://t.co/IMR4KkSqjb

(@SeanDreOfficial)
4:26am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @ViiiJohannes: local news outlet thinks a joke twitter account we made for the FR SCP Foundation branch is the official National Science…

もちうみうし (@SBenthos)
3:43am PST - January 27th, 2021

The wondrous life—and dramatic death—of Puerto Rico’s Arecibo Observatory #astronomy #Science https://t.co/NUhWy1Oqle

Rui M M Brito (@rui_m_brito)
2:42am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @NewsfromScience: The late, lamented Arecibo was more than just a scientific powerhouse—it was also a cultural icon, with cameos in such…

Gunnar Ries (@amphibol)
2:33am PST - January 27th, 2021

RT @NewsfromScience: The late, lamented Arecibo was more than just a scientific powerhouse—it was also a cultural icon, with cameos in such…

ACAB Whisperer (@Luarien)
2:31am PST - January 27th, 2021