Second Cable Fails at Arecibo, Damaging Famed SETI Dish

Second Cable Fails at Arecibo, Damaging Famed SETI Dish
(Arecibo Observatory via AP)

Another cable has fallen onto the reflector dish at the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, in yet another frustrating setback for this beloved facility.

The main support cable of the Arecibo Observatory failed and fell onto the dish below at 7:30 p.m. Puerto Rico time on Friday November 6, reports UCF Today.

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