Big Science: SKA and the next phase of astronomy in Africa


Show simple item record Horrell, Jasper en_ZA 2014-07-30T13:06:33Z 2014-07-30T13:06:33Z 2013 en_ZA
dc.description.abstract In 2012 the country celebrated the news that South Africa had won a substantial part of the bid to build the most ambitious radio astronomy array in the world - the Square Kilometer Array. This audio lecture explains the purpose and function of this massive investment in international astronomy, and its implications for the future of astronomy in South Africa. This resource is useful for anyone interested in the Square Kilometer Array and astronomy in general. en_ZA
dc.language.iso eng en_ZA
dc.rights Attribution-NoDerivatives 4.0 International en_ZA
dc.rights.uri en_ZA
dc.subject.other astronomy en_ZA
dc.subject.other Science in Africa en_ZA
dc.subject.other SKA en_ZA
dc.title Big Science: SKA and the next phase of astronomy in Africa en_ZA
dc.type Other en_ZA
dc.type Open Education Resources en_ZA
uct.type.publication Teaching and Learning en_ZA
uct.type.resource Audio en_ZA
uct.type.resource Audio Lectures en_ZA
dc.publisher.institution University of Cape Town
dc.publisher.faculty Faculty of Science en_ZA
dc.publisher.department Animal Demography Unit (ADU) en_ZA

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