After 57 years of service to the astronomical community, the Arecibo Observatory collapsed on Tuesday, sparking widespread grief.
The Ultimately Large Telescope, a concept for a spinning liquid telescope, could see the light of the first stars.
Puerto Rico’s historic radio telescope was smashed by another broken cable that may be related to a similar accident in August.
A newly funded concept envisions a kilometer-wide radio telescope built inside a crater on the far side of the Moon. Whoa.
Each of the cell-like structures in this image represents an area about the size of Texas.
It was previously only available to Chinese astronomers.
Astronomers think aliens from other galaxies could be trying to communicate with us so Chinese scientists built a huge telescope to find out.
Nicknamed “Farout,” the world is 120 times farther from the Sun than Earth.
Rachel Smith studies the birth of stars to better understand the origins of life on Earth, and perhaps elsewhere in the universe.
The scientist behind the Modular Active Self-Assembling Space Telescope Swarm wants to make space telescopes less risky and more productive.
“You’re right now standing on the threshold of the next sonic boom in exoplanet discoveries.”
The 500 meter wide FAST dish has made a poor rural province the center of China's search for extraterrestrial life. But how likely is it the telescope will indeed start intercepting alien messages?