Costa Rica unveils radar that tracks space objects from a farm

Costa Rica unveils radar that tracks space objects from a farm

Costa Rica unveils radar that tracks space objects from a farm
April 23 – Surrounded by clear blue skies and fields of sugar cane crops on the Pacific coast, a farm in the northwest of Costa Rica is now home to a giant radar capable of tracking small objects in space that threaten the safety of astronauts and satellites. Costa Rican President Carlos Alvarado and US and Costa Rican astronauts on Thursday unveiled the four large reflective panels that make...