E-ELT Baseline Meeting, March 2008
E-ELT Baseline Meeting, March 2008
Construction of VISTA exterior December 2004
Construction of VISTA exterior December 2004
Three ATs at Paranal, Jan2007
Three ATs at Paranal, Jan2007
Engineers at the VLT
Engineers at the VLT
Tropical garden, residencia, Paranal
Tropical garden, residencia, Paranal
The VLT on top of Cerro Paranal
The VLT on top of Cerro Paranal
Paranal Bus Service
Paranal Bus Service
Meteo_Paranal
Meteo_Paranal
Paranal moon shadow
Paranal moon shadow
Three Auxiliary Telescopes and VLTI building
Three Auxiliary Telescopes and VLTI building
Starting up
Starting up
Auxiliary Telescopes on Paranal
Auxiliary Telescopes on Paranal
Service Mode Observations at the VLT
Service Mode Observations at the VLT
Before sunrise at the VLT
Before sunrise at the VLT
VISTA Telescope Structure
VISTA Telescope Structure
Active Phasing Experiment (APE) for the ELT
Active Phasing Experiment (APE) for the ELT
Discovery X-Ray Image of the Distant Cluster
Discovery X-Ray Image of the Distant Cluster
Working on the M3 tower
Working on the M3 tower
Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 and its three planets
Artist’s impression of the ultracool dwarf star TRAPPIST-1 and its three planets
The most powerful laser guide star system in the world sees first light at the Paranal Observatory
The most powerful laser guide star system in the world sees first light at the Paranal Observatory
Cover of The Messenger No. 163
Cover of The Messenger No. 163
The LEGO® VLT and E-ELT models side by side
The LEGO® VLT and E-ELT models side by side
A party atmosphere at the APEX Base Station
A party atmosphere at the APEX Base Station
The Rho Ophiuchi star formation region in the constellation of Ophiuchus
The Rho Ophiuchi star formation region in the constellation of Ophiuchus
ALMA Trilateral Agreement Signed
ALMA Trilateral Agreement Signed
Cacti atop the Chajnantor Plateau
Cacti atop the Chajnantor Plateau
Owl at night
Owl at night
Massive galaxies discovered in the early Universe
Massive galaxies discovered in the early Universe
Workshop on Public Awareness of Research Infrastructure Delegates
Workshop on Public Awareness of Research Infrastructure Delegates
Small but powerfull
Small but powerfull
Just one in a billion
Just one in a billion
A bulldozer in the desert
A bulldozer in the desert
Screenshot of ESOcast 64: "First Ring System Around Asteroid"
Screenshot of ESOcast 64: "First Ring System Around Asteroid"
Artist’s impression of the yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
Artist’s impression of the yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
Wide-field view of part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
Wide-field view of part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
Wide-field view of the sky around the star cluster NGC 3572
Wide-field view of the sky around the star cluster NGC 3572
Engineering rendering of the ESPRESSO instrument
Engineering rendering of the ESPRESSO instrument
ALMA Santiago Central Office
ALMA Santiago Central Office
La Residencia
La Residencia
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
The Atacama Compact Array
The Atacama Compact Array
ESO exhibition stand at Forschungsforum 97
ESO exhibition stand at Forschungsforum 97
Charles Fehrenbach at R.E.O.S.C. plant
Charles Fehrenbach at R.E.O.S.C. plant
Guests at Paranal inauguration
Guests at Paranal inauguration
Sky Atlas Laboratory
Sky Atlas Laboratory
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
AT4 arrives Paranal
AT4 arrives Paranal