New Radio Telescope is World's Largest

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At 500 meters across, it's got 785,000 m2 worth of aperture... that's a lot of dish!
 
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At 500 meters across, it's got 785,000 m2 worth of aperture... that's a lot of dish!
Actually it's 196350 m2.
A = ##\pi##r2
Still a lot of dish!
 
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Drakkith
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Actually it's 196350 m2.
A = ##\pi##r2
Still a lot of dish!
Whoops, I used 500 meters as the radius when it's actually the diameter.
 

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