(CNN) The instrument platform of the 305-meter telescope at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico collapsed overnight, according to the National Science Foundation.
The instrument platform of the 305 m long telescope at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico fell overnight. No injuries were reported. NSF is working with stakeholders to assess the situation. Our number one priority is maintaining security. NSF will release further details as soon as these are confirmed. image. Twitter. com / Xjbb9hPUgD
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