MeerKAT | precursor

MeerKAT, precursor to world’s largest radio telescope, the SKA – Prof Justin Jonas

In the quietest corner of the Karoo, stands the 64 dishes of the MeerKAT radio telescope, which enables leading scientists to conduct research on the centre of the Milky Way – 25,000 light years away from Earth. MeerKAT is a precursor of a much larger project, to build the SKA (Square Kilometre Array) in SA…