This beautiful time-lapse video frames Australia’s newest radio telescope array against a backdrop of stars.
The telescopes seen here are part of the Australian Square Kilometre Array Pathfinder (ASKAP) located at the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory in Western Australia. The video was produced by photographer Alex Cherney over five nights using three cameras and snapping 19,960 photos.
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- Published 01/21/13