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Legendary Arecibo telescope that starred in a James Bond movie to be demolished after suffering damage

The Arecibo Observatory reflector dish suffered injury from a damaged cable.  College of Central Florida It is a unhappy day for the astronomy world. The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, house to an epic telescope dish, is saying goodbye. The observatory suffered severe structural damage when a cable failed in August, and the state of […]

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Legendary Arecibo Observatory telescope to be demolished after cable failures, dish damage

The Arecibo Observatory reflector dish suffered harm from a damaged cable.  College of Central Florida It is a unhappy day for the astronomy world. The Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico — dwelling to an epic 305-meter (1,000-foot) telescope dish — is saying goodbye. The observatory suffered critical structural damage when a cable failed in August, […]