Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Control Building and Satellite Antenna
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
Arrival at the MELIPAL Enclosure
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror Resting in its Cell
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
Lifting of the Mirror Cell
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
8.2-m Zerodur Mirror: Protective Layer Removal
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Lowering of the M3 MELIPAL Mirror
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
Inspecting the Reflective Surface
Coating Chamber
Coating Chamber
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
FORS2: Testing and Assembly
Approaching the Platform
Approaching the Platform
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
Dummy M1 Cell is Stored
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell Meets MELIPAL Structure
M1 Cell
M1 Cell
M1 Cell transport
M1 Cell transport
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
Active Mirror Supports in VLT M1 Cell
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
(UV-B) Colour Index in NGC 1232
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Mechanical Structure
VLT Unit Telescope 1
VLT Unit Telescope 1
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
A Rotating Giant Cloud around An Infant Galaxy
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
Swan Bands in Bright Comet 1995 Q1
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ALMA transporter moving a distant ALMA antenna
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize
ESO Fellow Claudia Del P. Lagos winner of a 2014 MERAC Prize
The new planetarium and exhibition centre at ESO Headquarters
The new planetarium and exhibition centre at ESO Headquarters
Part of the VVV view of the bulge of the Milky Way from ESO's VISTA
Part of the VVV view of the bulge of the Milky Way from ESO's VISTA
One of the test CCD detectors for the ESPRESSO instrument
One of the test CCD detectors for the ESPRESSO instrument
ALMA and VLT image of comet factory around Oph-IRS 48
ALMA and VLT image of comet factory around Oph-IRS 48
Giacconi
Giacconi
Adaptive Optics at Play
Adaptive Optics at Play
VLT Auxiliary Telescopes
VLT Auxiliary Telescopes
Assembly of the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembly of the ESO 1-metre telescope
Gully at ALMA site
Gully at ALMA site
Media interviews during ESO's VLT first light press conference
Media interviews during ESO's VLT first light press conference
Journalist at ESO's VLT first light press conference
Journalist at ESO's VLT first light press conference
Guests at the ALMA inauguration on a transporter
Guests at the ALMA inauguration on a transporter
50 Years of ESO - Group Photo
50 Years of ESO - Group Photo
Students at ESO headquarters in Garching
Students at ESO headquarters in Garching
Part of the supernova remnant SN 1006 seen with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope
Part of the supernova remnant SN 1006 seen with the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope
The green bean galaxy J2240 (annotated)
The green bean galaxy J2240 (annotated)
EIROforum General Assembly 2012
EIROforum General Assembly 2012
Water — A Cosmic Adventure production
Water — A Cosmic Adventure production
Book cover "The Jewel on the Mountaintop"
Book cover "The Jewel on the Mountaintop"
Hot and brilliant O stars in star-forming regions
Hot and brilliant O stars in star-forming regions
An Oasis for Astronomers (side-by-side composite)
An Oasis for Astronomers (side-by-side composite)
VLTI tunnel
VLTI tunnel
VLTI tunnel
VLTI tunnel
ALMA antenna in the desert
ALMA antenna in the desert