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AllAfrica.com
'Nigeria Should Worry About Spread of Zika, Yellow Fever'By Sola Ogundipe, Chioma Obinna and Gabriel Olawale Renowned Virologist and Pr
'Nigeria Should Worry About Spread of Zika, Yellow Fever'
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
By Sola Ogundipe, Chioma Obinna and Gabriel Olawale Renowned Virologist and President of the Nigeria Academy of Science, Professor Oyewale Tomori, has said the discovery of a strain of Zika virus circulating in Brazil and other parts of the Americas... Read more
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NJ Biz
Bayer details thought process behind $62B bid for Monsanto, including concerns about reputationharm. A Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School professor emeritus, Michael
Bayer details thought process behind $62B bid for Monsanto, including concerns about reputation
NJ Biz / Posted yesterday
harm. A Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School professor emeritus, Michael Gallo, recently served on a National Academy of Science panel that studied genetically engineered crops. The committee found no hard evidence that modified foods... Read more
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FOX 6 Milwaukee
Help save lives: Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations during summer monthsBlood Donation Center, 2220 Silvernail Rd _______________ Milwaukee Milwauke
Help save lives: Red Cross urges blood, platelet donations during summer months
FOX 6 Milwaukee / Posted yesterday
Blood Donation Center, 2220 Silvernail Rd _______________ Milwaukee Milwaukee 6/1/2016: 12 p.m. – 5 p.m., Milwaukee Academy of Science, 2000 W Kilbourn _______________ Walworth Elkhorn 6/1/2016: 8 a.m. – 1 p.m., Alternative High School,... Read more
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University of Queensland
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science FellowsTwo University of Queensland professors are among 21 new Australian Academy of
UQ welcomes two new Academy of Science Fellows
University of Queensland / Posted 2 days ago
Two University of Queensland professors are among 21 new Australian Academy of Science Fellows announced in Canberra this morning. UQ Vice-Chancellor and President Professor Peter Høj said the selection of Professor Halina Rubinsztein-Dunlop and... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
Biofuels, beer and babies: Adelaide researchers honoured for important workAdelaide University researchers made fellows of the Australian Academy of Scien
Biofuels, beer and babies: Adelaide researchers honoured for important work
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Adelaide University researchers made fellows of the Australian Academy of Science An Adelaide plant scientist whose research expertise ranges from biofuels to improving beer production is being recognised for his outstanding work. Key... Read more
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Australian Broadcasting Corporation
First-ever psychiatrist elected as Academy of Science fellowElecting psychiatrist as Academy of Science fellow to boost mental health resea
First-ever psychiatrist elected as Academy of Science fellow
Australian Broadcasting Corporation / Posted 2 days ago
Electing psychiatrist as Academy of Science fellow to boost mental health research Photo: Professor Patrick McGorry says his election is an important validation of mental health research. (Supplied: Australian Academy of Science) Mental health... Read more
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The Manila Times
Fil-Am science group lauds restart of Bt eggplant testingMay 22, 2016 8:49 pm The Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineerin
Fil-Am science group lauds restart of Bt eggplant testing
The Manila Times / Posted 2 days ago
May 22, 2016 8:49 pm The Philippine American Academy of Science and Engineering (PAASE) welcomed the prompt continuation of research and development and field-testing of Bt talong (eggplant)... Read more
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Japan Today
Health and well-being are more than just physical ‹ Japan Todaywith other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers al
Health and well-being are more than just physical ‹ Japan Today
Japan Today / Posted 4 days ago
with other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers also report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that diagnoses like cancer and high blood pressure, and behaviors like smoking, might not always have as... Read more
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The Post-Standard
City finds nearly no lead in schools' drinking waterinternal plumbing. The two schools that showed higher-than-acceptable lead lev
City finds nearly no lead in schools' drinking water
The Post-Standard / Posted 4 days ago
internal plumbing. The two schools that showed higher-than-acceptable lead levels were Delaware Elementary School and the Academy of Science High School, both on the West Side. In the two offending schools, the city tested every water fixture to... Read more
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The Courier
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobsinitiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobs
The Courier / Posted 6 days ago
initiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender Equity initiative of the Australian Academy of Science, which provides accreditation to organisations that focus on gender equality. "We want to make a... Read more
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The Border Mail
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobsinitiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobs
The Border Mail / Posted 6 days ago
initiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender Equity initiative of the Australian Academy of Science, which provides accreditation to organisations that focus on gender equality. "We want to make a... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
World: stop turning your back on TBa year, according to the WHO. But, according to a 2014 paper published in the j
World: stop turning your back on TB
Mail & Guardian / Posted 6 days ago
a year, according to the WHO. But, according to a 2014 paper published in the journal, Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, it would only take a fraction of that to develop a new, cost-effective TB vaccine. Unfortunately,... Read more
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The Age
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobsinitiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender
Melbourne Uni offers women's-only maths jobs
The Age / Posted 6 days ago
initiative comes as the university signs up to the Science in Australia Gender Equity initiative of the Australian Academy of Science, which provides accreditation to organisations that focus on gender equality. "We want to make a... Read more
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The Record Searchlight
Orca attack could have killed whale on Sonoma Coast(http://bit.ly/23X9D0t ) Wednesday that the attack was caught on video by local
Orca attack could have killed whale on Sonoma Coast
The Record Searchlight / Posted 6 days ago
(http://bit.ly/23X9D0t ) Wednesday that the attack was caught on video by local fishermen. Experts at the California Academy of Science say the photos of the juvenile male whale show a notched flipper and a whitish patch that appears to match... Read more
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examiner.com
National Academies: genetically modified food safe, yield increase questionableAcademies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are private, nonprofit institu
National Academies: genetically modified food safe, yield increase questionable
examiner.com / Posted 6 days ago
Academies of Sciences, Engineering, and Medicine are private, nonprofit institutions that provide expert advice on the most challenging issues facing the nation and the world. The organizations began in 1863 as the National Academy... Read more
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KTVN Reno
Orca attack could have killed whale on Sonoma Coast(http://bit.ly/23X9D0t ) Wednesday that the attack was caught on video by local
Orca attack could have killed whale on Sonoma Coast
KTVN Reno / Posted 6 days ago
(http://bit.ly/23X9D0t ) Wednesday that the attack was caught on video by local fishermen. Experts at the California Academy of Science say the photos of the juvenile male whale show a notched flipper and a whitish patch that appears to match... Read more
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KEYT 3 Santa Barbara
UCSB professor to be honored at White Housefor generating electrical power. Gossard received his bachelor's degree in phy
UCSB professor to be honored at White House
KEYT 3 Santa Barbara / Posted 6 days ago
for generating electrical power. Gossard received his bachelor's degree in physics from Harvard University and his Ph.D. in physics from UC Berkeley. He is a member of the National Academy of Engineering and of the National Academy... Read more
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Gamasutra
Alexey Pajitnov - Tetris : Past, Present, FutureAlexey Pajitnov is, of course, the creator of Tetris -- a game he originally de
Alexey Pajitnov - Tetris : Past, Present, Future
Gamasutra / Posted 7 days ago
Alexey Pajitnov is, of course, the creator of Tetris -- a game he originally developed while working at the Academy of Sciences in Moscow in 1985. Of course, during the late '80s the game's popularity exploded internationally. It essentially founded... Read more
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Newsmax
Health and Well-Being Are More Than Just Physicalwith other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers al
Health and Well-Being Are More Than Just Physical
Newsmax / Posted 7 days ago
with other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers also report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that diagnoses like cancer and high blood pressure, and behaviors like smoking, might not always have as... Read more
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FOX News
Health and well-being are more than just physicalwith other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers al
Health and well-being are more than just physical
FOX News / Posted 7 days ago
with other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers also report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that diagnoses like cancer and high blood pressure, and behaviors like smoking, might not always have as... Read more
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Decclan Chronicle
Health and well-being are more than just physicalwith other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers al
Health and well-being are more than just physical
Decclan Chronicle / Posted 7 days ago
with other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers also report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that diagnoses like cancer and high blood pressure, and behaviors like smoking, might not always have as... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
Health and well-being are more than just physicalwith other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers al
Health and well-being are more than just physical
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 8 days ago
with other conditions like diabetes and poor mental health. The researchers also report in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Science that diagnoses like cancer and high blood pressure, and behaviors like smoking, might not always have as... Read more
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Belfast Telegraph
Czechs urge Britons to vote remain in EU referendumaddressed to British playwright Tom Stoppard, who is of Czech origin. It has b
Czechs urge Britons to vote remain in EU referendum
Belfast Telegraph / Posted 8 days ago
addressed to British playwright Tom Stoppard, who is of Czech origin. It has been signed by dozens of Czechs, including Academy of Science head Jiri Drahos, conductors Jiri Belohlavek and Jiri Pesek, and Olympic champion Vera Caslavska. They... Read more
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Brandon Sun
Czechs call on Brits to vote to stay in EUaddressed to Tom Stoppard, a British playwright of Czech origin. It has been s
Czechs call on Brits to vote to stay in EU
Brandon Sun / Posted 8 days ago
addressed to Tom Stoppard, a British playwright of Czech origin. It has been signed by dozens of Czechs, including Academy of Science head Jiri Drahos, conductors Jiri Belohlavek and Jiri Pesek, and Olympic champion Vera Caslavska. They say... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Notesis also a member of drama club, Double R Twirlettes, SADD club, student council
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
is also a member of drama club, Double R Twirlettes, SADD club, student council, chorus and Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science. — KATHLEEN BOLUS kbolus@timesshamrock.com, @kbolusTT on Twitter. Mountain View Senior Alie Pollock... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
Around the Schools May 16He needs to match his personal best to qualify for states. Away from sports, h
Around the Schools May 16
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
He needs to match his personal best to qualify for states. Away from sports, he serves as a member of Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science, in which the school’s team will compete at states Sunday-Tuesday at Penn State University. The team... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneis also a member of drama club, Double R Twirlettes, SADD club, student council
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 8 days ago
is also a member of drama club, Double R Twirlettes, SADD club, student council, chorus and Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science. — KATHLEEN BOLUS kbolus@timesshamrock.com, @kbolusTT on Twitter. Mountain View Senior Alie Pollock... Read more
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The Hindu
Research reveals genetic history of camelsremained relatively isolated,” Mr. Hanotte added. For the research, published
Research reveals genetic history of camels
The Hindu / Posted 10 days ago
remained relatively isolated,” Mr. Hanotte added. For the research, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, the team combined an examination of ancient DNA sequences from bone samples from early-domesticated... Read more
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New Kerala
Research reveals genetic history of camels - newkerala.com #63503have remained relatively isolated," Hanotte added. For the research, published
Research reveals genetic history of camels - newkerala.com #63503
New Kerala / Posted 10 days ago
have remained relatively isolated," Hanotte added. For the research, published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Science, the team combined an examination of ancient DNA sequences from bone samples from early-domesticated... Read more
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The China Post
Sinica chief should be Tsai's pick: VP-electMa approved Wong's resignation earlier this week, ending the world-renowned che
Sinica chief should be Tsai's pick: VP-elect
The China Post / Posted 11 days ago
Ma approved Wong's resignation earlier this week, ending the world-renowned chemist's tenure as leader of the national academy of science following the latter's controversial involvement with a pharmaceutical firm, which allegedly included... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Why Saraki Was Not Impeached - Senator AdeyeyeOsun Central, Prof Sola Adeyeye, has said. Adeyeye, who spoke in Abuja, Wednes
Why Saraki Was Not Impeached - Senator Adeyeye
AllAfrica.com / Posted 11 days ago
Osun Central, Prof Sola Adeyeye, has said. Adeyeye, who spoke in Abuja, Wednesday, at the sideline of the Nigerian Academy of Science (NAS) luncheon for science journalists, said there was no way the senators could impeach Saraki when the... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Academy officials approve budgetAug. 31, 2016; Approved the appointment of Amy Smith to board secretary, effec
Academy officials approve budget
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 12 days ago
Aug. 31, 2016; Approved the appointment of Amy Smith to board secretary, effective Sept. 1, 2016. The Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology Operating Committee meets at 5:30 p.m. the second Thursday of the month in the MCAST... Read more
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The Chronicle
Freshman year: 2012-2013and immunology, became the first standing faculty member to receive a Nobel Pri
Freshman year: 2012-2013
The Chronicle / Posted 12 days ago
and immunology, became the first standing faculty member to receive a Nobel Prize in October. The Royal Swedish Academy of Science awarded the Nobel Prize in chemistry to Lefkowitz and his colleague, Dr. Brian Kobilka—a former... Read more
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Sun Star
How to visit San Francisco like a localconsists of over 1,000 hectares of public grounds. It houses several of the bes
How to visit San Francisco like a local
Sun Star / Posted 13 days ago
consists of over 1,000 hectares of public grounds. It houses several of the best museums in the country like the California Academy of Sciences (55 Music Concourse Drive). I can best describe it as a zoo with an iMax Globe Theater, giant underground... Read more
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The Hazleton Standard-Speaker
Mural coming to downtown, artists wantedDHAP’s executive director, said the mural committee will be working with arts a
Mural coming to downtown, artists wanted
The Hazleton Standard-Speaker / Posted 13 days ago
DHAP’s executive director, said the mural committee will be working with arts and humanities students at the Hazleton Area Academy of Science to develop some ideas and help the committee decide on a theme. “We’re asking the students to come up... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
7 scientists conferred Singapore National Academy of Science FellowshipsSINGAPORE: In recognition of their efforts in the field of science, the Singapo
7 scientists conferred Singapore National Academy of Science Fellowships
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 14 days ago
SINGAPORE: In recognition of their efforts in the field of science, the Singapore National Academy of Science (SNAS) has conferred fellowships to seven individuals, the academy announced on Tuesday (May 10). Five scientists from the National... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Science and Technology Hosts Top Eight Young Scientists From South Africaevent will also serve as a send-off for the successful participants. The eight
Science and Technology Hosts Top Eight Young Scientists From South Africa
AllAfrica.com / Posted 14 days ago
event will also serve as a send-off for the successful participants. The eight participants include five nominated by the Academy of Science of South Africa, and three who applied directly to the Lindau Foundation from South Africa. They... Read more
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The Christian Post
Morgan Freeman Says 'Story of God' Journey Didn't Change His Views on Religioninstitutions, such as the Catholic Church, are leading the way in bridging scie
Morgan Freeman Says 'Story of God' Journey Didn't Change His Views on Religion
The Christian Post / Posted 15 days ago
institutions, such as the Catholic Church, are leading the way in bridging science and religion, with the Vatican's academy of science established nearly 400 years ago, studying cosmology, astronomy, and related topics. "The big bang. And... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
School Notesyear, he received the University of Rochester’s Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science
School Notes
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
year, he received the University of Rochester’s Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award. Treasurer of the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science, Matthew is also the senior class treasurer, the vice president of National Honor Society, a member of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
News - The Times-Tribuneyear, he received the University of Rochester’s Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science
News - The Times-Tribune
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 15 days ago
year, he received the University of Rochester’s Bausch & Lomb Honorary Science Award. Treasurer of the Pennsylvania Junior Academy of Science, Matthew is also the senior class treasurer, the vice president of National Honor Society, a member of the... Read more
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The Scranton Times-Tribune
AROUND THE SCHOOLSis a homeroom representative for student council; a member of the Interact Club
AROUND THE SCHOOLS
The Scranton Times-Tribune / Posted 16 days ago
is a homeroom representative for student council; a member of the Interact Club; has competed three years in the Junior Academy of Science; and is a photographer for the yearbook. While she hasn’t decided yet where to go to college, Lawson said... Read more
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Spencer Daily Reporter
G-T teacher earns science award2016 Marc Benedict, high school science teacher at Graettinger-Terril Communit
G-T teacher earns science award
Spencer Daily Reporter / Posted 18 days ago
2016 Marc Benedict, high school science teacher at Graettinger-Terril Community School District, has been awarded the Iowa Academy of Science Excellence in Science Teaching Award in the category of general/multiple science. The award was presented... Read more
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Business Wire
20 National Finalist Teams Advance in the U.S. Army's 2015-16 eCYBERMISSION Competition– Myto-critters, Taos Middle/High School, Taos, NM West Region 6th – C.O.W. C
20 National Finalist Teams Advance in the U.S. Army's 2015-16 eCYBERMISSION Competition
Business Wire / Posted 18 days ago
– Myto-critters, Taos Middle/High School, Taos, NM West Region 6th – C.O.W. Conserve Our Water, Hyde Park Middle School Academy of Science and Mathematics, Las Vegas, NV 7th – The Blaze Barrier, Mirman School, Los Angeles, CA 8th – Got... Read more
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Manila Bulletin
5 Filipinos among top 100 scientists in Asiawhich aims to raise awareness on quality research in Asia. Four of the Filipin
5 Filipinos among top 100 scientists in Asia
Manila Bulletin / Posted 18 days ago
which aims to raise awareness on quality research in Asia. Four of the Filipino scientists are members of the National Academy of Science and Technology (NAST), an attached agency of the Department of Science and Technology (DOST). They are... Read more
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The Lewistown Sentinel
Academy hosts carnivalsquirt paint into a box at the glue painting station during a carnival held Thu
Academy hosts carnival
The Lewistown Sentinel / Posted 19 days ago
squirt paint into a box at the glue painting station during a carnival held Thursday evening at the Mifflin County Academy of Science and Technology in Lewistown. Admission to the carnival was free and included activities, games and more.... Read more
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Canberra Times
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in Chinaworld's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in China
Canberra Times / Posted 19 days ago
world's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National Astronomical Observatories of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. FAST's 19-beam receiver is being designed and built in Australia by CSIRO engineers working at the... Read more
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Brisbane Times
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in Chinaworld's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in China
Brisbane Times / Posted 19 days ago
world's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National Astronomical Observatories of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. FAST's 19-beam receiver is being designed and built in Australia by CSIRO engineers working at the... Read more
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WA Today
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in Chinaworld's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in China
WA Today / Posted 19 days ago
world's largest single-span telescope dish, designed by CSIRO and The National Astronomical Observatories of the Chinese Academy of Sciences. FAST's 19-beam receiver is being designed and built in Australia by CSIRO engineers working at the... Read more
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The Age
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in Chinathrough the Australian-China Consortium for Astrophysical Research. ACAMAR is a
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in China
The Age / Posted 19 days ago
through the Australian-China Consortium for Astrophysical Research. ACAMAR is an agreement between the Australian Academy of Science and the Chinese Academy of Science. Professor Quinn said he understands that this collaboration was a... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in Chinathrough the Australian-China Consortium for Astrophysical Research. ACAMAR is a
CSIRO technology to be at the heart of the world's largest radio telescope in China
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 19 days ago
through the Australian-China Consortium for Astrophysical Research. ACAMAR is an agreement between the Australian Academy of Science and the Chinese Academy of Science. Professor Quinn said he understands that this collaboration was a... Read more
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