Admiring the Galaxy
Admiring the Galaxy
Inside the MMB at Paranal
Inside the MMB at Paranal
Panorama at the Mirror Maintenance Building
Panorama at the Mirror Maintenance Building
Panorama with Paranal in the distance
Panorama with Paranal in the distance
Cosmic neighbourhood
Cosmic neighbourhood
The Lost Galaxy
The Lost Galaxy
Spiral galaxy NGC 1637
Spiral galaxy NGC 1637
Artist's impression of a gas giant planet forming in the disc around the young star HD 100546
Artist's impression of a gas giant planet forming in the disc around the young star HD 100546
PARLA laser at the VLT
PARLA laser at the VLT
Comet Lovejoy
Comet Lovejoy
Startrails over the Atacama
Startrails over the Atacama
ALMA Dwarfed by Mountain Peaks
ALMA Dwarfed by Mountain Peaks
Orion Watching Over ALMA
Orion Watching Over ALMA
Artist’s impression of a vampire star and its victim
Artist’s impression of a vampire star and its victim
Artist’s impression of the quasar 3C 279
Artist’s impression of the quasar 3C 279
An ALMA Antenna on the Move
An ALMA Antenna on the Move
The NTT and the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The NTT and the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
All Around Chajnantor — A 360-degree panorama
All Around Chajnantor — A 360-degree panorama
The crescent Moon and earthshine over ESO's Paranal Observatory
The crescent Moon and earthshine over ESO's Paranal Observatory
An image of the strange asteroid Lutetia from the ESA Rosetta probe
An image of the strange asteroid Lutetia from the ESA Rosetta probe
GRAAL on a Quest to Improve HAWK-I's Vision
GRAAL on a Quest to Improve HAWK-I's Vision
VISTA view of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001 and its brighter companion
VISTA view of the newly discovered globular cluster VVV CL001 and its brighter companion
Artist’s impression of galaxies at the end of the era of reionisation (artist’s impression)
Artist’s impression of galaxies at the end of the era of reionisation (artist’s impression)
Council Room at the ESO Headquarters
Council Room at the ESO Headquarters
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
Wide-field view of the sky around a giant space blob
Wide-field view of the sky around a giant space blob
The E-ELT (artist's impression)
The E-ELT (artist's impression)
Night Begins at Paranal Observatory
Night Begins at Paranal Observatory
Beta Pictoris b (artist’s impression)
Beta Pictoris b (artist’s impression)
Cerro Armazones night-time panorama*
Cerro Armazones night-time panorama*
VLT Unit and Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
VLT Unit and Auxiliary Telescope at Paranal
SEST at La Silla
SEST at La Silla
An ALMA antenna on Chajnantor*
An ALMA antenna on Chajnantor*
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
Evening view of Paranal and the VLT
Road to La Silla
Road to La Silla
Road to La Silla
Road to La Silla
La Silla Telescopes in Twilight
La Silla Telescopes in Twilight
Comet McNaught over the VLT platform
Comet McNaught over the VLT platform
A Cometary "Aurora" at Paranal
A Cometary "Aurora" at Paranal
The APEX Telescope
The APEX Telescope
Paranal Observing Platform with AT1 and AT2
Paranal Observing Platform with AT1 and AT2
Mare Humorum
Mare Humorum
Computer simulation of a Lyman-alpha Blob
Computer simulation of a Lyman-alpha Blob
View above the Swedish/ESO Submillimetre Telescope
View above the Swedish/ESO Submillimetre Telescope
Daytime Perspective of La Silla
Daytime Perspective of La Silla
Elektra: A New Triple Asteroid
Elektra: A New Triple Asteroid
Venus and the Moon strike a pose
Venus and the Moon strike a pose
The VLT four laser guide stars
The VLT four laser guide stars
Artist’s view of bright spots on Ceres imaged by the Dawn spacecraft
Artist’s view of bright spots on Ceres imaged by the Dawn spacecraft
A Sense of Scale
A Sense of Scale