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Bill Gordon, who has died aged 92, designed and built one of the world's most spectacular radio telescopes which, from the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, located the first planets beyond the solar system and lakes on one of Saturn's moons.
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Bill Gordon, designer of famous Arecibo telescope in Puerto Rico, dies at 92 in New York

Engineer Bill Gordon, who designed the photogenic radio telescope in Puerto Rico that spotted the first planets beyond our solar system and lakes on one of Saturn's moons, has died in New York state. He was 92.
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Engineer and astronomer Bill Gordon, who designed and managed the Arecibo Observatory in Puerto Rico, has died of natural causes at his home.
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