Share Your Experience and Thoughts: Review the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory on Google

Are you interested in astronomy and the exploration of the universe? Do you want to learn more about the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) and its fascinating initiatives? If […]

World Robotics Olympiad launched in Northern Cape – educators trained for 2023 competition

The SARAO Human Capital Development department launched the World Robotics Olympiad in the Northern Cape last month at Carnarvon High School. At the launch training was provided to educators where […]

Announcing Scholarships and Postdoctoral Fellowships at the South African Radio Astronomy Observatory

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) is pleased to announce the availability of several scholarships and postdoctoral fellowships for the year 2024. SARAO is a leading research institution that […]

MeerKAT discovers a distant galaxy has very large hydrogen atoms

While using the MeerKAT radio telescope to study a distant galaxy towards PKS 1830-211, scientists discovered something unexpected: gas clouds made up of some of the largest hydrogen atoms in […]

Stay Connected to the Latest in Radio Astronomy: Follow SARAO on Facebook!

Attention all fellow space enthusiasts and radio astronomy fans! We would like to extend a warm invitation for you to follow our Facebook page. Our page is a hub for all […]

Questionnaire: Science Engagement Interest

Working in an environment like SARAO and closely linked to the SKAO, a lot of staff members are leading the way in their respective fields – and therefore, have a […]

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Give feedback about the SARAO website, If you can’t find what you’re looking for, land on a broken link or have a general comment, please let us know by using […]

Open Day for the MeerKAT radio telescope and SKA site visit

The South African Radio Astronomy Observatory (SARAO) will host the second Open Day for 2023, it is aimed at allowing members of the public to visit the MeerKAT radio telescope […]

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