The Central Area of the Tarantula Nebula
The Central Area of the Tarantula Nebula
Filaments in Tarantula
Filaments in Tarantula
Detail of Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
Detail of Spiral Galaxy NGC 4945
The unusual cluster Terzan 5
The unusual cluster Terzan 5
The unusual cluster Terzan 5
The unusual cluster Terzan 5
Why So Blue?
Why So Blue?
Boulevard of Broken Rings
Boulevard of Broken Rings
Searching Centaurus
Searching Centaurus
All the way around Armazones
All the way around Armazones
The colourful star cluster NGC 2367
The colourful star cluster NGC 2367
3D data visualisation of the Pillars of Creation
3D data visualisation of the Pillars of Creation
An Astronomer’s Outlook
An Astronomer’s Outlook
Heavy Metal
Heavy Metal
Green ALMA antennas
Green ALMA antennas
The Dark Cloud Lupus 4
The Dark Cloud Lupus 4
Paranal Auxiliary Telescope
Paranal Auxiliary Telescope
Artist’s impression of the discs around the young stars HK Tauri A and B
Artist’s impression of the discs around the young stars HK Tauri A and B
Gamma-ray burst buried in dust (artist’s impression)
Gamma-ray burst buried in dust (artist’s impression)
Chilean Night Sky Revealed at La Silla
Chilean Night Sky Revealed at La Silla
Artist’s impression of the planet Beta Pictoris b
Artist’s impression of the planet Beta Pictoris b
The Toby Jug Nebula as seen with ESO's Very Large Telescope
The Toby Jug Nebula as seen with ESO's Very Large Telescope
 Bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
Bipolar planetary nebula NGC 6537
Belt of Venus over Cerro Paranal
Belt of Venus over Cerro Paranal
ALMA from the Air
ALMA from the Air
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
The Milky Way above La Silla
Messier 100 — Grand Design Splendour
Messier 100 — Grand Design Splendour
The star cluster NGC 3766
The star cluster NGC 3766
Inside the Mirror Maintenance Building
Inside the Mirror Maintenance Building
Mirror handling platform
Mirror handling platform
Artist's conception of the future E-ELT
Artist's conception of the future E-ELT
Artist’s impression of the huge outflow ejected from the quasar SDSS J1106+1939
Artist’s impression of the huge outflow ejected from the quasar SDSS J1106+1939
ALMA antenna at Chajnantor
ALMA antenna at Chajnantor
VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
VST image of the Hercules galaxy cluster
A Shadow at Sunrise
A Shadow at Sunrise
The unusual double star SS Leporis
The unusual double star SS Leporis
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
Superbubble LHA 120-N 44 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Superbubble LHA 120-N 44 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
ESO's New Compact Laser Guide Star Unit Tested
ESO's New Compact Laser Guide Star Unit Tested
Huge storm on Saturn observed by ESO's Very Large Telescope
Huge storm on Saturn observed by ESO's Very Large Telescope
The disturbed galactic duo NGC 3169 and NGC 3166
The disturbed galactic duo NGC 3169 and NGC 3166
From One "Alien World" to Another
From One "Alien World" to Another
Crash of the Titans
Crash of the Titans
Starry night at the Atacama Desert Coast
Starry night at the Atacama Desert Coast
TRAPPIST First Light Image of the Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
TRAPPIST First Light Image of the Spiral Galaxy Messier 83
Three ALMA antennas close together on Chajnantor
Three ALMA antennas close together on Chajnantor
SEST at La Silla at Sunset
SEST at La Silla at Sunset
Assembly of a European ALMA Antenna
Assembly of a European ALMA Antenna
The Hidden Engine of NGC 4945
The Hidden Engine of NGC 4945
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope
Transporting an Auxiliary Telescope