Giant space blob glows from within
Giant space blob glows from within
The COSMOS field
The COSMOS field
Pandora’s Cluster (VLT view)
Pandora’s Cluster (VLT view)
Planetary Conjunction over Paranal
Planetary Conjunction over Paranal
Supermoon over ESO's Very Large Telescope
Supermoon over ESO's Very Large Telescope
ALMA Antennas Stand Together
ALMA Antennas Stand Together
A Galactic Petri Dish
A Galactic Petri Dish
The Long and Winding Road*
The Long and Winding Road*
A disc around a massive baby star (artist's impression)
A disc around a massive baby star (artist's impression)
The Blinking Galaxy
The Blinking Galaxy
An infrared/visible comparison view of Messier 83
An infrared/visible comparison view of Messier 83
The sky around Messier 83
The sky around Messier 83
Inside the VLT
Inside the VLT
ALMA antennas at OSF
ALMA antennas at OSF
ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
Chance discovery reveals star factories in the distant Universe
Chance discovery reveals star factories in the distant Universe
Night falling over Paranal
Night falling over Paranal
Comet McNaught, the  Moon, Venus and the VLT
Comet McNaught, the Moon, Venus and the VLT
ALMA antennas and OSF at sunset
ALMA antennas and OSF at sunset
A VLT Unit Telescope and the Moon
A VLT Unit Telescope and the Moon
VLT and VISTA in Early Sunlight*
VLT and VISTA in Early Sunlight*
The Trifid Nebula (full frame)
The Trifid Nebula (full frame)
Comet McNaught and ATs
Comet McNaught and ATs
The Comet and the Telescopes
The Comet and the Telescopes
Icy Exoplanet (artist's impression)
Icy Exoplanet (artist's impression)
In Tarantula Territory (a)
In Tarantula Territory (a)
Surprise within a Cloud
Surprise within a Cloud
Zodiacal Light over La Silla
Zodiacal Light over La Silla
Artist’s impression of exocomets around Beta Pictoris
Artist’s impression of exocomets around Beta Pictoris
Otto the transporter
Otto the transporter
Ongoing observations
Ongoing observations
Small but powerful
Small but powerful
Distribution of molecular gas in 30 merging galaxies
Distribution of molecular gas in 30 merging galaxies
Astronomer break
Astronomer break
Star Rain in the Desert
Star Rain in the Desert
360-degree panorama of the ESO Headquarters
360-degree panorama of the ESO Headquarters
Star formation in the southern Milky Way
Star formation in the southern Milky Way
The final ALMA antenna arrives at Chajnantor
The final ALMA antenna arrives at Chajnantor
The final ALMA antenna arrives at Chajnantor
The final ALMA antenna arrives at Chajnantor
Lights in the Sky
Lights in the Sky
Daytime Overlooking La Silla
Daytime Overlooking La Silla
Night View of La Silla
Night View of La Silla
Atacama Milky Way Panorama
Atacama Milky Way Panorama
A Stream of Stars over Paranal
A Stream of Stars over Paranal
Crimson Skies
Crimson Skies
The field around yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
The field around yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
Swimming Pool Interferometry
Swimming Pool Interferometry
Yepun and the Laser Guide Star
Yepun and the Laser Guide Star
Milky Way above ALMA
Milky Way above ALMA
The final ALMA antenna
The final ALMA antenna