MELIPAL M2 Unit
MELIPAL M2 Unit
VLT Active Optics System
VLT Active Optics System
Globular Cluster NGC 6712
Globular Cluster NGC 6712
IRAS 04553-6825: First Extra-galactic SiO Maser
IRAS 04553-6825: First Extra-galactic SiO Maser
The Hubble eXtreme Deep Field
The Hubble eXtreme Deep Field
Cerro Armazones under the spotlight
Cerro Armazones under the spotlight
Cerro Armazones pink landscape
Cerro Armazones pink landscape
Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 from close to one of its planets
Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 from close to one of its planets
GALACSI in ESO
GALACSI in ESO
Party-goers gather outside the APEX Base Station
Party-goers gather outside the APEX Base Station
GRAVITY — the instrument team during the first observations at Paranal
GRAVITY — the instrument team during the first observations at Paranal
Julien Milli, first recipient of the Olivier Chesneau Prize
Julien Milli, first recipient of the Olivier Chesneau Prize
ALMA catching some rays
ALMA catching some rays
The final ALMA antenna
The final ALMA antenna
Wide-field view of the sky around the bright star cluster NGC 3532
Wide-field view of the sky around the bright star cluster NGC 3532
Wide-field view of the sky around the galaxy ESO 137-001
Wide-field view of the sky around the galaxy ESO 137-001
Korea Joins ALMA
Korea Joins ALMA
The SPHERE instrument is lifted into the dome of ESO’s VLT Unit Telescope 3
The SPHERE instrument is lifted into the dome of ESO’s VLT Unit Telescope 3
VLT UT4 upgrade intervention
VLT UT4 upgrade intervention
Bright Meteor at Paranal During ESO UHD Expedition
Bright Meteor at Paranal During ESO UHD Expedition
Asteroid (25143) Itokawa seen in close-up
Asteroid (25143) Itokawa seen in close-up
The final two ALMA European antennas
The final two ALMA European antennas
ALMA Array Operations Site (AOS)
ALMA Array Operations Site (AOS)
Chilean ambassador to Germany, Mr. Jorge O’Ryan Schütz, during his visit to ESO Garching
Chilean ambassador to Germany, Mr. Jorge O’Ryan Schütz, during his visit to ESO Garching
Former Chilean President at an ESO exhibition
Former Chilean President at an ESO exhibition
Lights off!
Lights off!
Auxiliary telescopes under the Sun
Auxiliary telescopes under the Sun
Participants at the conference Shaping E-ELT Science and Instrumentation
Participants at the conference Shaping E-ELT Science and Instrumentation
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
VLT Auxiliary Telescope
The night sky over La Silla.
The night sky over La Silla.
Wide-field view of the entire Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
Wide-field view of the entire Seagull Nebula (IC 2177)
Lights glowing on the ALMA correlator
Lights glowing on the ALMA correlator
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) by night, under the Magellanic Clouds
The Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA) by night, under the Magellanic Clouds
The Residencia kitchen at Paranal
The Residencia kitchen at Paranal
Andreas Kaufer at Paranal
Andreas Kaufer at Paranal
Antenna reflector section
Antenna reflector section
ALMA Operations Support Facility
ALMA Operations Support Facility
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope work-in-progress
MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope work-in-progress
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
ESO 3.6-metre telescope
President Sebastián Piñera of Chile and his wife, Cecilia Morel, in the Paranal Control Room
President Sebastián Piñera of Chile and his wife, Cecilia Morel, in the Paranal Control Room
One of the Band 5 receivers for ALMA
One of the Band 5 receivers for ALMA
La Silla Hotel
La Silla Hotel
The camera of VISTA
The camera of VISTA
ESO VISTA telescope
ESO VISTA telescope
Construction of the ALMA Central Office building
Construction of the ALMA Central Office building
View of Cerro Paranal
View of Cerro Paranal
FLAMES' plates
FLAMES' plates
La Silla Inauguration
La Silla Inauguration