How CHIME Works -- Animation (video) University of British Columbia Share Print E-Mail Loading video... Caption CHIME is a highly sensitive radio telescope which collects very faint radio signals that arrive from space. It is a novel instrument with no moving parts that does not look or operate like most other radio telescopes. Credit McGill University, CHIME Usage Restrictions None Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.