M1 Cell Elevator, Dec2005
M1 Cell Elevator, Dec2005
ELT-Baseline Meeting
ELT-Baseline Meeting
Telescope Startup
Telescope Startup
Principle of Active Optics (ActO)
Principle of Active Optics (ActO)
VISTA coating chamber
VISTA coating chamber
Engineers office at the Control building
Engineers office at the Control building
VISTA Telescope Structure
VISTA Telescope Structure
Milky Way Above the VLT Platform
Milky Way Above the VLT Platform
Sunrise at Paranal
Sunrise at Paranal
Daily Meeting
Daily Meeting
The giant domes of the VLT open as the sun sets - 3D
The giant domes of the VLT open as the sun sets - 3D
E-ELT Active Segmented Mirror
E-ELT Active Segmented Mirror
Daytime Operation of a VLT, Jan2007
Daytime Operation of a VLT, Jan2007
SINFONI attached to YEPUN
SINFONI attached to YEPUN
Instrument Platform - 3D
Instrument Platform - 3D
Auxillary Telescopes at sunrise
Auxillary Telescopes at sunrise
Vitacura Office
Vitacura Office
VISTA Telescope Structure
VISTA Telescope Structure
Endless night
Endless night
VLTI M12
VLTI M12
Residencia and Base Camp
Residencia and Base Camp
Observing with the VLT
Observing with the VLT
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
Paranal moon shadow
Paranal moon shadow
Meteo_Paranal
Meteo_Paranal
Starting up
Starting up
Three Auxiliary Telescopes and VLTI building
Three Auxiliary Telescopes and VLTI building
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
2009 to be the International Year of Astronomy
2009 to be the International Year of Astronomy
Bringing Science out of the Lab into the Classroom
Bringing Science out of the Lab into the Classroom
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
Comet Halley's multiple tails
Comet Halley's multiple tails
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