ESOcast 143 Light: ELT Testing in a Wind Tunnel (4K UHD)

This ESOcast Light explores how and why engineers are undertaking wind tunnel tests for ESO’s Extremely Large Telescope.

The video is available in 4K UHD.

The ESOcast Light is a series of short videos bringing you the wonders of the Universe in bite-sized pieces. The ESOcast Light episodes will not be replacing the standard, longer ESOcasts, but complement them with current astronomy news and images in ESO press releases.



Directed by: Herbert Zodet.
Editing: Herbert Zodet. 
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Written by: Álvaro José Caseiro de Almeida and Izumi Hansen. 
Music: STAN DART ( 
Footage and photos: ESO, ACe Consortium and G. Hüdepohl ( 
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

About the Video

Release date:15 December 2017, 12:00
Duration:01 m 16 s
Frame rate:30 fps

About the Object

Type:Unspecified : Technology : Observatory : Telescope

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