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
SEST at La Silla at Sunset
SEST at La Silla at Sunset
Assembly of a European ALMA Antenna
Assembly of a European ALMA Antenna
The Hidden Engine of NGC 4945
The Hidden Engine of NGC 4945
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope
The Laser Guide System
The Laser Guide System
NTT and ESO 3.6-metre telescopes
NTT and ESO 3.6-metre telescopes
APEX Antenna
APEX Antenna
Atacama Pathfinder Experiment
Atacama Pathfinder Experiment
Laser Beam Creating an “Artificial” Star
Laser Beam Creating an “Artificial” Star
Laser Beam Creating an “Artificial” Star
Laser Beam Creating an “Artificial” Star
APEX Antenna
APEX Antenna
Reflection Nebula around HD 87643
Reflection Nebula around HD 87643
Material Surrounding the Black Hole Sagittarius A*
Material Surrounding the Black Hole Sagittarius A*
Disc Around Young Star
Disc Around Young Star
Planet-forming disc (Artist's Impression)
Planet-forming disc (Artist's Impression)
Green Flash at Paranal
Green Flash at Paranal
The Comet and the Laser
The Comet and the Laser
 An Artificial Star Above Paranal
An Artificial Star Above Paranal
Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
The Horsehead Nebula
The Horsehead Nebula
Detail of a View Towards the Great Attractor
Detail of a View Towards the Great Attractor
Protostar HH-34 in Orion
Protostar HH-34 in Orion
Globular Cluster NGC1916 near N119 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Globular Cluster NGC1916 near N119 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
A tilted view
A tilted view
A tilted view
A tilted view
Galactic Chromodynamics
Galactic Chromodynamics
Panorama of a beautiful habitate in the desert
Panorama of a beautiful habitate in the desert
A good night to work
A good night to work
Merging galaxies in the distant Universe through a gravitational magnifying glass
Merging galaxies in the distant Universe through a gravitational magnifying glass
Artist’s impression of dust formation around a supernova explosion
Artist’s impression of dust formation around a supernova explosion
Otto at Night
Otto at Night
Chajnantor Plateau
Chajnantor Plateau