Joined: 7 Apr 01
Our biggest ear, already damaged by orcan again a secondary major damage !
One of the cable retaine receptor broke and falls on reflector.
Sources : a lot of !!!
Search Google Arecibo 12aug20 !
This time, i am afraid, it will never be repaired.
RIP Arecibo. Thanks to have give us so much work to crunch.
Joined: 25 Nov 01
Hopefully, the damage, and the loss of use, will be a wake-up call to improve funding to "Make Arecibo Great Again"!
(Hopefully in a useful way despite the damaging politics of no funding...)
See the Arecibo Observatory thread for further details.
Here's hoping for a positive revival!
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