Live: World-class astronomy base under construction in NW China – Ep. 11

CGTN published this video item, entitled “Live: World-class astronomy base under construction in NW China – Ep. 11” – below is their description.

A world-class astronomical observatory is under construction in the town of Lenghu, northwest #China’s Qinghai Province, with an average elevation of 3,800 meters above sea level. The site was chosen for the plateau region’s clear night sky and stable atmospheric conditions. Experts say the complex is expected to provide key support in developing optical astronomy, planetary science and deep space exploration in China. #StreamingChina

CGTN YouTube Channel

Got a comment? Leave your thoughts in the comments section, below. Please note comments are moderated before publication.

About This Source - CGTN

This story is an English language news item from CGTN. CGTN is a Chinese state-funded broadcaster.

Recent from CGTN:

Mobile long-range firing system can cover entire Taiwan: expert

World’s 2nd largest hydropower station’s unit 7 starts operation

Mexican scholar condemns Pelosi’s trip to Taiwan

Leave a Comment

We don't require your email address, or your name, for anyone to leave a comment. If you do add an email address, you may be notified if there are replies to your comment - we won't use it for any other purpose. Please make respectful comments, which add value, and avoid personal attacks on others. Links are not allowed in comments - 99% of spam comments, attempt to post links. Please describe where people may find additional information - for example "visit the UN website" or "search Google for..." rather than posting a link. Comments failing to adhere to these guidelines will not be published.