Lovell Telescope


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Lovell Telescope

(luv -ĕl) See Jodrell Bank.
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The company has been involved in a number of large projects including the complex refurbishment of the giant Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory.
Explore the wonders of the universe and learn more about the workings of the giant Lovell Telescope and dip into the packed programme of special events at the family-friendly Discovery Centre, including the thrilling opportunity to get your hands on pieces of the Moon brought back to Earth by the Apollo astronauts.
Temptation marks a huge sing-along as a giant disco ball above the stage and projections onto the aweinspiring Lovell telescope added to the stunning visual spectacle.
| Jodrell Bank, part of the University of Manchester, was founded in 1945 and is home to the Lovell Telescope, which surveys radio emissions from other galaxies and investigates meteors.
Jodrell Bank is the home of the Lovell Telescope, the world's third largest steerable radio telescope.
Combining music, science, cosmic culture and more beneath the Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank Observatory, The University of Manchester, Macclesfield, headliners include Kraftwerk 3-D, New Order and Hot Chip.
The giant white dish of the Lovell Telescope at Jodrell Bank will provide the dramatic backdrop for the bluedot international festival of music, science and cosmic culture in this month.
In the shadow of the Lovell Telescope, one of the world's most iconic research instruments, Bluedot will explore the latest scientific discoveries from outer space and our planet.
Renamed the Lovell Telescope in 1987, it is still operational today and is open to the public.
The University of Manchester's site in Cheshire, home to its famous Lovell Telescope, has been selected as the next UK candidate to go forward for nomination to Unesco (United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organisation) as a World Heritage Site.