Inside La Silla's Dorm Rooms
Inside La Silla's Dorm Rooms
The ESO 0.5-metre telescope
The ESO 0.5-metre telescope
A Wide-field view of the sky around a field studied in the MASSIV survey
A Wide-field view of the sky around a field studied in the MASSIV survey
Diplomats’ Day 2010
Diplomats’ Day 2010
The Clean Room at the MMB
The Clean Room at the MMB
The most remote mature cluster of galaxies yet found
The most remote mature cluster of galaxies yet found
Wide-field view of the sky around NGC 247
Wide-field view of the sky around NGC 247
Wide-field view of the field around Monoceros R2
Wide-field view of the field around Monoceros R2
View of Chajnantor plateau
View of Chajnantor plateau
Honeycomb structure around SN 1987A
Honeycomb structure around SN 1987A
Inside a Round-the-Clock Facility
Inside a Round-the-Clock Facility
Progress at the ALMA Site
Progress at the ALMA Site
Positioning an Antenna at 5000 Metres Altitude
Positioning an Antenna at 5000 Metres Altitude
ALMA Antenna Procurement
ALMA Antenna Procurement
Progress at the ALMA Site - a Panoramic View
Progress at the ALMA Site - a Panoramic View
Arrival of First Three Japanese Antennas
Arrival of First Three Japanese Antennas
ALMA Antenna Transporter Inspection
ALMA Antenna Transporter Inspection
Positioning an Antenna at 5000 Metres Altitude
Positioning an Antenna at 5000 Metres Altitude
View from ALMA OSF
View from ALMA OSF
E-ELT Model Mirror Segment
E-ELT Model Mirror Segment
View from ALMA OSF
View from ALMA OSF
View from ALMA OSF
View from ALMA OSF
OSF buildings
OSF buildings
ALMA Transporters Garage
ALMA Transporters Garage
ALMA OSF buildings
ALMA OSF buildings
ALMA OSF after sunset
ALMA OSF after sunset
ALMA OSF
ALMA OSF
ALMA site
ALMA site
E-ELT Active Phasing Experiment
E-ELT Active Phasing Experiment
E-ELT Active Phasing Experiment
E-ELT Active Phasing Experiment
ALMA Antenna and Transporter
ALMA Antenna and Transporter
Auxiliary Telescope at the VLT
Auxiliary Telescope at the VLT
ALMA antennas and OSF
ALMA antennas and OSF
VLT M1 Mirror
VLT M1 Mirror
Paranal Residencia
Paranal Residencia
ALMA OSF after sunset
ALMA OSF after sunset
ALMA AOS buildings
ALMA AOS buildings
ALMA antennas and OSF at sunset
ALMA antennas and OSF at sunset
View from ALMA OSF
View from ALMA OSF
NGC 1808
NGC 1808
Artist’s impression of the distant galaxy SXDF-NB1006-2
Artist’s impression of the distant galaxy SXDF-NB1006-2
Dark side of the Moon (artist's impression)
Dark side of the Moon (artist's impression)
Shadowy figures
Shadowy figures
Astronomer contemplates the night ahead of observation at La Silla
Astronomer contemplates the night ahead of observation at La Silla
Observations of the star W Hydrae using SEPIA
Observations of the star W Hydrae using SEPIA
Wide-field view of the sky around the nearby star AU Microscopii
Wide-field view of the sky around the nearby star AU Microscopii
Adaptive mirror unit for the E-ELT under test at AdOptica
Adaptive mirror unit for the E-ELT under test at AdOptica
Wide-field view of the sky around the Medusa Nebula
Wide-field view of the sky around the Medusa Nebula
A family of vicuñas
A family of vicuñas
The sky around the young star MWC 480
The sky around the young star MWC 480