Life imitating art and vice versa (and much of it Made in China)

I spy in today’s news that China has started to make use of its gargantuan telescope – one of several astounding, ambitious projects that it’s been building in recent years. Some people might consider this as another case of China imitating the West (and/or beating it). For me it’s more a case of life imitating art – something I expanded on in a post that nods to this very same mega telescope and how it has resonance with my first novella of “The Feng Trilogy“. Meanwhile if you want to see a little bit more of the very big ‘scope, here’s a bite size (BBC) ‘explainer’…

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[excerpt from the article by Rebecca Morelle, Science Correspondent, BBC News, 25 September 2016]
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