SKA bids go in: decision to come next year Summary: Australia and New Zealand have handed in their written proposal that lays out why the nations should be chosen to host the Square Kilometre Array (SKA), the continent-sized radio telescope. By Suzanne Tindal | September 16, 2011 -- 02:00 GMT (19:00 PDT) Follow @engochick Previous | Next Image 2 of 7 (Credit: SPDO/TDP/DRAO/Swinburne Astronomy Productions, CC3.0) An artist's impression of the dishes. Topics: Government, Government AU Kick off your day with ZDNet's daily email newsletter. It's the freshest tech news and opinion, served hot. Get it.