ESOcast 133: ESO Telescopes Observe First Light from Gravitational Wave Source

Astronomers using a fleet of ESO telescopes have observed a visible counterpart to gravitational waves for the first time: a kilonova from merging neutron stars.

Credit:

ESO.

Directed by: Herbert Zodet.
Editing: Herbert Zodet.
Web and technical support: Mathias André and Raquel Yumi Shida.
Music: STAN DART (www.stan-dart.com)/Mark Dorricott (https://soundcloud.com/markd54321).
Written by: Izumi Hansen, Rosa Jesse and Richard Hook.
Narration: Sara Mendes da Costa.
Footage and photos: ESO, LIGO-Virgo, N.R. Tanvir, A.J. Levan and the VIN-ROUGE collaboration, E. Pian et al./S. Smartt & ePESSTO, L. Calçada, M. Kornmesser, N. Risinger (skysurvey.org), Digitized Sky Survey 2, Stéphane Guisard (www.eso.org/~sguisard), Liam Young/Unknown Fields, Y.Beletsky (LCO), J. Colosimo, Alexandre Santerne (Instituto de Astrofísica e Ciências do Espaço, Universidade do Porto) / Planetário do Porto - Centro Ciência Viva, P. Aniol, Gianluca Lombardi (glphoto.it), B. Tafreshi (twanight.org) and C. Malin (christophmalin.com).
Executive producer: Lars Lindberg Christensen.

Over de video

Id:eso1733a
Publicatiedatum:16 oktober 2017 16:00
Gerelateerde berichten:eso1733
Gerelateerde mededelingen:ann17075
Duur:03 m 49 s
Frame rate:30 fps

Over het object

Categorie:ESOcast

HD


Medium

Video Podcast
51,8 MB

For Broadcasters


Script

Script
116,3 KB

Ondertitels

Chinese
3,5 KB
Czech
3,9 KB
English
3,6 KB
German
4,0 KB
Italian
4,1 KB
Korean
4,1 KB
Macedonian
6,0 KB
Polish
4,0 KB
Portuguese
4,0 KB
Russian
5,9 KB
Slovenian
3,6 KB
Turkish
4,0 KB
Vietnamese
4,8 KB

Bekijk ook