Project BETA Telescope
This 84-foot steerable radio telescope in Harvard, Massachusetts was being
used by Project BETA
(Billion-channel ExtraTerrestrial Assay)
search, funded by
The Planetary Society,
for radio signals sent by extraterrestrial intelligence.
This successor to
(Million-channel ExtraTerrestrial Assay) began
searching on October 30, 1995.
The telescope was badly damaged in a windstorm during the week of March 22,
The Radio Telescope is currently retired.
Last updated 13 September 2005 by Joe Zajac