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Astronomy News

China fits final piece on world's largest radio telescope

5 July 2016 - 9:47am

China has fitted the final piece on what is set to be the world's largest radio telescope, the size of 30 football fields and worth $180m (£135m).

Nasa: 'Juno welcome to Jupiter'

5 July 2016 - 9:47am

The US space agency has successfully put a new probe in orbit around Jupiter.