archiv~1.txt: SETI Fwd: Harvard Radio Telescope Falls

SETI Fwd: Harvard Radio Telescope Falls

Larry Klaes ( )
Wed, 31 Mar 1999 08:03:59 -0500

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>From: "Dr. Stuart A. Kingsley" <>
>Subject: Fwd: Harvard Radio Telescope Falls
>>Date: Tue, 30 Mar 1999 08:20:55 -0500 (EST)
>>From: Bob Dixon <rdixon@STARGATE.ACS.OHIO-STATE.EDU>
>>To: Radio Observatory Group <>
>>Subject: Harvard Radio Telescope Falls
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>>Date: Mon, 29 Mar 1999 14:18:41 -0800 (PST)
>>From: Dan Werthimer <danw@ssl.Berkeley.EDU>
>>Subject: Oak Ridge Dish Falls
>>Sad News (I received this from Lou Friedman):
>>A strong signal was recorded in our SETI program. Unfortunately it was
>>the antenna crashing to the ground.
>>The Oak Ridge radio telescope at Harvard used in the BETA SETI program
>>toppled in a windstorm last week. Obviously it is badly damaged. The
>>extent of which and cost to repair it reamins to be determined. Paul is
>>thinking that it might be possible to restore it and keep it at a fixed
>>meridian for not too much money.
>Dr. Stuart A. Kingsley, SMIEEE, MIEE, CEng.
>Director, The Columbus Optical SETI Observatory -
>Optical SETI & Fiber Optic E-Commerce Site -
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