radar telescope


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radar telescope

[′rā‚där ′tel·ə‚skōp]
(engineering)
A large radar antenna and associated equipment used for radar astronomy.
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Additionally, National Geographic is partnering with the world's largest and most powerful radar telescope at Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico to send the Reply.
Nasa scientists, who have officially classified the asteroid as a "near-earth object", will use a radar telescope to analyse exactly what it is made of and get a better idea where it came from.
Scientists have come up with that estimate by observing near-Earth asteroids, rocks that cross Earth's orbit, with the two most sensitive radar telescopes ever built.