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AllAfrica.com
Public Entities' Capital Expenditure Risesthe Durban Harbour; and Some R330 million on equipment that was acquired for t
Public Entities' Capital Expenditure Rises
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 hours ago
the Durban Harbour; and Some R330 million on equipment that was acquired for the construction of MeerKAT antennas for the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project. While the report revealed an increase of R26.1 billion in new construction works -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
SKA South Africa Invests in Local PeopleWhile the Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA) may be globally renowned
SKA South Africa Invests in Local People
AllAfrica.com / Posted yesterday
While the Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA) may be globally renowned for its cutting-edge science and advanced technology, the project's proudest contribution is to the people of the nearby town of Carnarvon in Northern Cape, and by proxy... Read more
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Scoop.co.nz
From whales to cancer and astrophysics to online pornography60 million dollar Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) radio telescope and a foundin
From whales to cancer and astrophysics to online pornography
Scoop.co.nz / Posted 2 days ago
60 million dollar Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) radio telescope and a founding member of the Board of Directors of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Organisation, which is tasked with building the World’s largest radio telescope. In her nearly... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Explorer of outer frontier detects faint sound of galaxy radio halodetected radio halo in green. Image: UKZN Knowles‚ who received her PhD from U
Explorer of outer frontier detects faint sound of galaxy radio halo
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 4 days ago
detected radio halo in green. Image: UKZN Knowles‚ who received her PhD from UKZN earlier this year‚ was funding by the Square Kilometre Array South Africa bursary programme. "Radio halos are fascinating objects to study as they probe the... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Radio Telescope Project Unveils 'First Light' Image From Outer Spacegalaxy approximately 200 million light years away, where hydrogen gas is being
Radio Telescope Project Unveils 'First Light' Image From Outer Space
AllAfrica.com / Posted 7 days ago
galaxy approximately 200 million light years away, where hydrogen gas is being used up to form stars in large numbers. The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) radio telescope project, near the town of Carnarvon in the remote Northern Cape, revealed the... Read more
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ABC Action News Tampa Bay
There Are A LOT More Galaxies Than We Previously Thought Existedchange over time, scientists are able to get a more complete history of the uni
There Are A LOT More Galaxies Than We Previously Thought Existed
ABC Action News Tampa Bay / Posted 8 days ago
change over time, scientists are able to get a more complete history of the universe. This video includes clips from NASA, the Wall Street Journal, CCTV and BBC, and images and clips from Square Kilometre Array. Music provided courtesy of APM Mu... Read more
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KIVI Boise
There Are A LOT More Galaxies Than We Previously Thought Existedchange over time, scientists are able to get a more complete history of the uni
There Are A LOT More Galaxies Than We Previously Thought Existed
KIVI Boise / Posted 8 days ago
change over time, scientists are able to get a more complete history of the universe. This video includes clips from NASA, the Wall Street Journal, CCTV and BBC, and images and clips from Square Kilometre Array. Music provided courtesy of APM Mu... Read more
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express
First images from MeerKAT telescope reveal over a THOUSAND new galaxiesblack holes in their centre. Although these results are already impressive, Me
First images from MeerKAT telescope reveal over a THOUSAND new galaxies
express / Posted 8 days ago
black holes in their centre. Although these results are already impressive, MeerKAT is part of a larger project known as Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which has plans to build the largest telescope in the world.Related articles Breakthrough in... Read more
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International Business Times
South African radio telescope MeerKAT uncovers 1,300 new galaxies have all of its 64 dishes up and running by the end of 2017. It will also event
South African radio telescope MeerKAT uncovers 1,300 new galaxies
International Business Times / Posted 8 days ago
have all of its 64 dishes up and running by the end of 2017. It will also eventually become a part of the international Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project, which is slated to be set up by 2020. "South Africa has already demonstrated its... Read more
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iol.co.za
MeerKAT stands tall for local scienceMeerKAT is the precursor to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope which on
MeerKAT stands tall for local science
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
MeerKAT is the precursor to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope which once completed will be the world’s most powerful radio telescope. SKA will be built in two phases - SKA1 and SKA2 - starting in 2018. SKA1 will include two components -... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
16-Dish Meerkat Is King of the Southern Hemisphereis already the best of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The Minister said
16-Dish Meerkat Is King of the Southern Hemisphere
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
is already the best of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The Minister said this on Saturday when she went to the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) site in the Northern Cape to mark the MeerKAT Array Release 1 (AR1) telescope, or simply put,... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Meerkat Creating Jobs, Skilling LocalsCape Town — Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says the MeerKAT, the p
Meerkat Creating Jobs, Skilling Locals
AllAfrica.com / Posted 8 days ago
Cape Town — Economic Development Minister Ebrahim Patel says the MeerKAT, the precursor of the Square Kilometre Array radio telescope, is creating jobs and skilling local people. The Minister said this when he, along with several Deputy Ministers,... Read more
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Times of Malta
Scientists to discuss secrets of the cosmos in Fort St Elmodirector Kristian Zarb Adami said that, earlier this month, the designers of th
Scientists to discuss secrets of the cosmos in Fort St Elmo
Times of Malta / Posted 8 days ago
director Kristian Zarb Adami said that, earlier this month, the designers of the world’s largest radio telescope – the Square Kilometre Array – were in Malta collaborating with ISSA for the software of such a telescope. “Now, prominent... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
Unlocking secrets of the galaxies from the Karooimages that are “far better than we could have expected”‚ said Dr Fernando Cami
Unlocking secrets of the galaxies from the Karoo
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
images that are “far better than we could have expected”‚ said Dr Fernando Camilo‚ South Africa’s chief scientist for the Square Kilometre Array (SKA). Science and Technology Minister Naledi Pandor released the “First Light image” on Saturday‚... Read more
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iol.co.za
#AIDS2016: Long journey to hopethe scientific evidence.” Coovadia said: “You must know what your limits are:
#AIDS2016: Long journey to hope
iol.co.za / Posted 8 days ago
the scientific evidence.” Coovadia said: “You must know what your limits are: it would be like assigning me to oversee the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project when I know nothing about it. But he wanted to tackle everything, even though he didn’t... Read more
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The Times & The Sunday Times
From Karoo to cosmosthe cosmos have been commissioned. When MeerKAT has all its dishes next year i
From Karoo to cosmos
The Times & The Sunday Times / Posted 8 days ago
the cosmos have been commissioned. When MeerKAT has all its dishes next year it will be integrated into the multination Square Kilometre Array radio telescope, which will then be the world's most powerful. The telescope has been built near the... Read more
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The Register
Africa's MeerKAT looks at the sky, surprises boffins with 1,300 galaxiesto plan, by the end of next year the facility will have 64 antennae, and will e
Africa's MeerKAT looks at the sky, surprises boffins with 1,300 galaxies
The Register / Posted 9 days ago
to plan, by the end of next year the facility will have 64 antennae, and will eventually become part of the international Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project. For now, MeerKAT's operators are showing off its “first light” images, which captured... Read more
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The China Post
First image released from world's super radio telescopecommissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be in
First image released from world's super radio telescope
The China Post / Posted 9 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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Daily Mail
Groundbreaking radio telescope finds 1,300 galaxies in corner of skyradio telescope in Carnarvon MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be
Groundbreaking radio telescope finds 1,300 galaxies in corner of sky
Daily Mail / Posted 9 days ago
radio telescope in Carnarvon MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. Fernando Camilo, the chief... Read more
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dna
World's first super radio telescope reveals over a thousand new galaxiescommissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be i
World's first super radio telescope reveals over a thousand new galaxies
dna / Posted 9 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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PhysOrg
First image released from world's super radio telescopecommissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be i
First image released from world's super radio telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 9 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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Channel NewsAsia
First image released from world's super radio telescopecommissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be i
First image released from world's super radio telescope
Channel NewsAsia / Posted 10 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news
First image released from world's super radio telescopecommissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be i
First image released from world's super radio telescope
Bangkok Post - Thailand's English news / Posted 10 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT's full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is is set to become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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Hindustantimes.com
First images from south hemisphere’s ‘best’ super radio telescope releasedcommissioned the same day. MeerKAT’s full contingent of 64 receptors will be i
First images from south hemisphere’s ‘best’ super radio telescope released
Hindustantimes.com / Posted 10 days ago
commissioned the same day. MeerKAT’s full contingent of 64 receptors will be integrated next year into a multi-nation Square Kilometre Array (SKA) which is set to become the world’s most powerful radio telescope. The images produced by... Read more
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SKY News
1,300 Galaxies In First Super Telescope Imagethe site's 64 planned dishes being activated. When all the receptors are worki
1,300 Galaxies In First Super Telescope Image
SKY News / Posted 10 days ago
the site's 64 planned dishes being activated. When all the receptors are working it will form part of the multi-national Square Kilometre Array (SKA), which will become the world's most powerful radio telescope. The MeerKAT site in the Northern... Read more
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Mail & Guardian
MeerKAT's astounding hearing is already eavesdropping on the universeA focal point of South Africa’s scientific ambition, the Square Kilometre Array
MeerKAT's astounding hearing is already eavesdropping on the universe
Mail & Guardian / Posted 12 days ago
A focal point of South Africa’s scientific ambition, the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), reaches a milestone this weekend with the inauguration of the first 16 dishes of its precursor telescope, MeerKAT. The country has invested more than R2-billion... Read more
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International Business Times
FAST: China completes world's largest radio telescope – raising hopes of finding new worlds and alien life radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
FAST: China completes world's largest radio telescope – raising hopes of finding new worlds and alien life
International Business Times / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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Brisbane Times
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big dealradio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big deal
Brisbane Times / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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WA Today
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big dealradio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big deal
WA Today / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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The Age
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big dealradio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big deal
The Age / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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Sydney Morning Herald
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big dealradio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big deal
Sydney Morning Herald / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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Canberra Times
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big dealradio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
Why the world's largest radio telecsope is such a big deal
Canberra Times / Posted 14 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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PhysOrg
China completes world's largest radio telescoperadio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventuall
China completes world's largest radio telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 15 days ago
radio telescopes, such as the Very Large Array in New Mexico, US. But eventually it is expected to be overtaken by the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), an international project in which China is a full partner. SKA combines a huge collecting area... Read more
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SiliconIndia
India, South Africa To Sign MoU On Grassroot InnovationSouth Africa and India collaborate on a range of scientific domains, such as th
India, South Africa To Sign MoU On Grassroot Innovation
SiliconIndia / Posted 15 days ago
South Africa and India collaborate on a range of scientific domains, such as the fight against infectious diseases and the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) global radio telescope project currently being built in a desert area of South Africa. Top... Read more
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The Economic Times
How some of the most ambitious global science projects are opening new vistas for Indian scientistsexploring the fundamental aspects of physics, it will also look into various er
How some of the most ambitious global science projects are opening new vistas for Indian scientists
The Economic Times / Posted 16 days ago
exploring the fundamental aspects of physics, it will also look into various eras of the evolution of the universe." The Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project is an international effort to build the world's largest radio telescope, which will... Read more
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The Financial Express
India, South Africa to sign MoU on grassroot innovationSouth Africa and India collaborate on a range of scientific domains, such as th
India, South Africa to sign MoU on grassroot innovation
The Financial Express / Posted 17 days ago
South Africa and India collaborate on a range of scientific domains, such as the fight against infectious diseases and the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) global radio telescope project currently being built in a desert area of South Africa. Top... Read more
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AllAfrica.com
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 6 July 201616 July 2016, Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor will commission
Statement On the Cabinet Meeting of 6 July 2016
AllAfrica.com / Posted 18 days ago
16 July 2016, Minister of Science and Technology, Naledi Pandor will commission 16 dishes to expand MeerKAT, a project of Square Kilometre Array South Africa (SKA SA), 90 kilometres northwest of Carnarvon. The MeerKAT telescope has produced... Read more
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PhysOrg
Earth-size telescope tracks the aftermath of a star being swallowed by a supermassive black holeGermany."In the future, new, giant radio telescopes like FAST (Five hundred met
Earth-size telescope tracks the aftermath of a star being swallowed by a supermassive black hole
PhysOrg / Posted 20 days ago
Germany."In the future, new, giant radio telescopes like FAST (Five hundred meter Aperture Spherical Telescope) and SKA (Square Kilometre Array) will allow us to make even more detailed observations of these extreme and exciting events,"... Read more
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Times of Malta
Top experts in Malta to discuss world’s largest radio telescopescientists, engineers and astronomers will be discussing the science data proce
Top experts in Malta to discuss world’s largest radio telescope
Times of Malta / Posted 23 days ago
scientists, engineers and astronomers will be discussing the science data processing of the telescope - the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) - at the Old University Building in Valletta. The one-week event, which starts tomorrow, is... Read more
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PhysOrg
Australian researchers have developed ultra-accurate synchronisation tech for largest telescopeweek, a team of Australian researchers successfully completed 'Astronomical Ver
Australian researchers have developed ultra-accurate synchronisation tech for largest telescope
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
week, a team of Australian researchers successfully completed 'Astronomical Verification' of a critical sub-system of the Square Kilometre Array (SKA)—the forthcoming radio telescope that will be the largest and most sensitive on Earth. The... Read more
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PhysOrg
Gravitational lens zooms in on why some quasars have the radio turned downin Manchester. "To study most radio-quiet quasars, we will have to wait until f
Gravitational lens zooms in on why some quasars have the radio turned down
PhysOrg / Posted 25 days ago
in Manchester. "To study most radio-quiet quasars, we will have to wait until future extremely large telescopes, like the Square Kilometre Array, come online. However, if we find radio-quiet quasars which are lensed by galaxies in front of them,... Read more
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Daily Maverick
amaBhungane: CSIR’s supercomputer tender and the theatre of the absurd that followed itfirst of its kind on the continent and is aimed at enhancing services for resea
amaBhungane: CSIR’s supercomputer tender and the theatre of the absurd that followed it
Daily Maverick / Posted 26 days ago
first of its kind on the continent and is aimed at enhancing services for researchers and scientists working on a wide range of subjects from the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) telescope to weather modelling, climate change and mining. EPA/NIC BO... Read more
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PhysOrg
Dutch radio antenna to depart for the moon on Chinese missionin the construction of the Westerbork radio observatory, the Low Frequency Arra
Dutch radio antenna to depart for the moon on Chinese mission
PhysOrg / Posted 28 days ago
in the construction of the Westerbork radio observatory, the Low Frequency Array LOFAR and the development of the Square Kilometre Array will be put to use in the construction of this new instrument." Experts in innovative satellite... Read more
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PhysOrg
How CSIRO is turbocharging the world's largest radio telescopestime. It led Parkes to discover fast radio bursts and hundreds of new galaxies
How CSIRO is turbocharging the world's largest radio telescopes
PhysOrg / Posted 1 months ago
time. It led Parkes to discover fast radio bursts and hundreds of new galaxies hidden behind the Milky Way. An Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) antenna with a phased-array feed. Credit: CSIRO For the receiver on China's FAST... Read more

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