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The Arecibo Observatory Is More Than Just a Telescope

(The Arecibo Observatory Is More Than Just a Telescope | WIRED)

‘The world’s second largest radio telescope collapsed on Tuesday. But its legacy is indestructible….’

— Via WIRED

I can’t tell you how sad I’ve been to hear about the loss of Arecibo. Especially after watching the realtime video of the collapse, I haven’t been able to shake the post-apocalyptic feeling it has imbued me with, although I know there were no global disaster factors involved.