Puerto Rico's iconic Arecibo Observatory will not be replaced after collapsing 2 years ago.  Spectacular photos and videos show pieces of the broken telescope being overtaken by the jungle.

Puerto Rico’s iconic Arecibo Observatory will not be replaced after collapsing 2 years ago. Spectacular photos and videos show pieces of the broken telescope being overtaken by the jungle.

Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, left, before the 2020 collapse, and after the collapse, right, in October 2022.Arecibo Observatory/Paola Rosa-Aquino Before and after images of the Arecibo Observatory show a dramatic collapse that ended an era of space research. Astronomers mourned the loss of the observatory, which faced natural disasters. For nearly 60 years, the …

Puerto Rico’s iconic Arecibo Observatory will not be replaced after collapsing 2 years ago. Spectacular photos and videos show pieces of the broken telescope being overtaken by the jungle. Read More »