Wide field view of the R Coronae Australis region
Wide field view of the R Coronae Australis region
The Oddest Member of the Leo Triplet
The Oddest Member of the Leo Triplet
La Silla telescope ring
La Silla telescope ring
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
SEST in the Evening
SEST in the Evening
The VLT platform on top of Cerro Paranal
The VLT platform on top of Cerro Paranal
Moonlit La Silla
Moonlit La Silla
SEST at Night
SEST at Night
An ALMA antenna en route to the plateau of Chajnantor for the first time
An ALMA antenna en route to the plateau of Chajnantor for the first time
The Centre of the Milky Way
The Centre of the Milky Way
A binary black hole
A binary black hole
A Cometary Show
A Cometary Show
Tarantula's Central Cluster, R136
Tarantula's Central Cluster, R136
 Cosmic Spider: The Tarantula Nebula
Cosmic Spider: The Tarantula Nebula
Sky above Paranal
Sky above Paranal
Robert's Quartet
Robert's Quartet
Filaments in Tarantula
Filaments in Tarantula
The Central Area of the Tarantula Nebula
The Central Area of the Tarantula Nebula
Detail of Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
Detail of Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
Heavy Metal
Heavy Metal
Green ALMA antennas
Green ALMA antennas
The Dark Cloud Lupus 4
The Dark Cloud Lupus 4
Paranal Auxiliary Telescope
Paranal Auxiliary Telescope
Artist’s impression of the discs around the young stars HK Tauri A and B
Artist’s impression of the discs around the young stars HK Tauri A and B
Gamma-ray burst buried in dust (artist’s impression)
Gamma-ray burst buried in dust (artist’s impression)
Chilean Night Sky Revealed at La Silla
Chilean Night Sky Revealed at La Silla
Artist’s impression of the planet Beta Pictoris b
Artist’s impression of the planet Beta Pictoris b
The Toby Jug Nebula as seen with ESO's Very Large Telescope
The Toby Jug Nebula as seen with ESO's Very Large Telescope
 Bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
Bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
Belt of Venus over Cerro Paranal
Belt of Venus over Cerro Paranal
ALMA from the Air
ALMA from the Air
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
Messier 100 — Grand Design Splendour
Messier 100 — Grand Design Splendour
The star cluster NGC 3766
The star cluster NGC 3766
Inside the Mirror Maintenance Building
Inside the Mirror Maintenance Building
Mirror handling platform
Mirror handling platform
Artist's conception of the future E-ELT
Artist's conception of the future E-ELT
Artist’s impression of the huge outflow ejected from the quasar SDSS J1106+1939
Artist’s impression of the huge outflow ejected from the quasar SDSS J1106+1939
ALMA antenna at Chajnantor
ALMA antenna at Chajnantor
VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
A Shadow at Sunrise
A Shadow at Sunrise
Artists’s impression of one of more than 50 new exoplanets found by HARPS: the rocky super-Earth HD 85512 b
Artists’s impression of one of more than 50 new exoplanets found by HARPS: the rocky super-Earth HD 85512 b
Superbubble LHA 120-N 44 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Superbubble LHA 120-N 44 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
The disturbed galactic duo NGC 3169 and NGC 3166
The disturbed galactic duo NGC 3169 and NGC 3166
From One "Alien World" to Another
From One "Alien World" to Another
Crash of the Titans
Crash of the Titans
Starry night at the Atacama Desert Coast
Starry night at the Atacama Desert Coast
TRAPPIST First Light Image of the Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
TRAPPIST First Light Image of the Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
Three ALMA antennas close together on Chajnantor
Three ALMA antennas close together on Chajnantor