VLT under a Venus-Jupiter Conjunction
VLT under a Venus-Jupiter Conjunction
President of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, during a visit to the Paranal Observatory
President of the European Council, Herman Van Rompuy, during a visit to the Paranal Observatory
Artist’s impression of the disc and gas streams around HD 142527
Artist’s impression of the disc and gas streams around HD 142527
The AOS Technical Building
The AOS Technical Building
The brown dwarf ISO-Oph 102
The brown dwarf ISO-Oph 102
Wide-field view of the Milky Way, showing the extent of a new VISTA gigapixel image
Wide-field view of the Milky Way, showing the extent of a new VISTA gigapixel image
Arriving at the recoating plant
Arriving at the recoating plant
Transportation of UT4 cell
Transportation of UT4 cell
ESO's Paranal Residencia in 2012
ESO's Paranal Residencia in 2012
Harry van der Laan
Harry van der Laan
Alien landscape
Alien landscape
GRB Monitoring System
GRB Monitoring System
ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
ESO 3.6-metre telescope under construction
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Primary Mirror
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Primary Mirror
The Taltal Airfield
The Taltal Airfield
UN-CEPAL Vitacura compounds
UN-CEPAL Vitacura compounds
ESO Vitacura Offices in 1969
ESO Vitacura Offices in 1969
La Silla
La Silla
Highlights of the VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
Highlights of the VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
Millimetre-range and visible-light views of a star-forming filament in Taurus
Millimetre-range and visible-light views of a star-forming filament in Taurus
Artist’s impression of the fastest rotating star (artist’s impression)
Artist’s impression of the fastest rotating star (artist’s impression)
The E-ELT’s mirror mock-up (artist's impression)
The E-ELT’s mirror mock-up (artist's impression)
Site testing in South Africa
Site testing in South Africa
Weather Station in South Africa
Weather Station in South Africa
Shooting a "Perfect Place"
Shooting a "Perfect Place"
ESO Science Coffee at Vitacura
ESO Science Coffee at Vitacura
ESO Hour at the IAU General Assembly 2009
ESO Hour at the IAU General Assembly 2009
Museum of the Atacama Desert, Antofagasta, Chile
Museum of the Atacama Desert, Antofagasta, Chile
ALMA Fibre Optic Amplifier/Demultiplexer module
ALMA Fibre Optic Amplifier/Demultiplexer module
Vertex Assembly Hangar Construction
Vertex Assembly Hangar Construction
Flora at the ALMA site
Flora at the ALMA site
A journey to Cerro Chico
A journey to Cerro Chico
OSF Construction
OSF Construction
Comet McNaught over the Atacama salt-lake
Comet McNaught over the Atacama salt-lake
Comet McNaught seen from the ALMA site
Comet McNaught seen from the ALMA site
OSF Construction
OSF Construction
Planet around Beta Pictoris (annotated)
Planet around Beta Pictoris (annotated)
View of the Chajnantor plateau, the ALMA Array Operations Site
View of the Chajnantor plateau, the ALMA Array Operations Site
Road from OSF to AOS
Road from OSF to AOS
The ALMA Transporter Shelter at the Operations Support Facility (OSF)
The ALMA Transporter Shelter at the Operations Support Facility (OSF)
The ALMA Operations Support Facility
The ALMA Operations Support Facility
The ALMA Operations Support Facility
The ALMA Operations Support Facility
Valle de la Luna
Valle de la Luna
The MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at La Silla
The MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at La Silla
E-ELT site — La Chira / Chile
E-ELT site — La Chira / Chile
The system around HR 8799 (annotated)
The system around HR 8799 (annotated)
VISTA's primary mirror
VISTA's primary mirror
Chajnantor Panorama
Chajnantor Panorama
Chajnantor
Chajnantor
Chajnantor from Cerro Chico
Chajnantor from Cerro Chico