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311. 

Which is the world's largest solar telescope that recently captures its first image of the sun?

[A]. Gran Telescopio Canarias
[B]. Hobby-Eberly Telescope
[C]. GREGOR, Teide Observatory
[D]. Daniel K Inouye Solar Telescope

Answer: Option D

Explanation:

The first images from the Daniel K. Inouye Solar Telescope (DKIST) in Hawaii - which is twice the size of the next largest solar scope - have captured an array of cell-like structures that cover the surface of the sun, each taking up space roughly the size of the US state of Texas.

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