Near- and Mid-Infrared Images of NGC 3603 IRS 9
Near- and Mid-Infrared Images of NGC 3603 IRS 9
Epsilon Indi B
Epsilon Indi B
SIMBA image of the infrared source IRAS 18434-0242
SIMBA image of the infrared source IRAS 18434-0242
Methane Brown Dwarf
Methane Brown Dwarf
Panoramic View of the Proposed Site for ALMA at Chajnantor
Panoramic View of the Proposed Site for ALMA at Chajnantor
VLT KUEYEN
VLT KUEYEN
Leaving the Coating Chamber
Leaving the Coating Chamber
UT4 Azimuth Baseframe
UT4 Azimuth Baseframe
UT4 Azimuth Baseframe
UT4 Azimuth Baseframe
8.2-m  Mirror in its Cell
8.2-m Mirror in its Cell
The 8.2-m Mirror
The 8.2-m Mirror
Removing the Cover of the 8.2-m Mirror
Removing the Cover of the 8.2-m Mirror
Careful Removal of the Protective Cover
Careful Removal of the Protective Cover
The Concrete Mirror is Removed
The Concrete Mirror is Removed
UT4 Intermediate Tower in Azimuth Baseframe
UT4 Intermediate Tower in Azimuth Baseframe
Vertical View of UT1
Vertical View of UT1
Wide-angle View of VLT UT1
Wide-angle View of VLT UT1
Central Part of UT1
Central Part of UT1
Arriving in Antofagasta Harbour
Arriving in Antofagasta Harbour
Landing of the Mirror
Landing of the Mirror
Lifting the 8.2-m VLT Mirror
Lifting the 8.2-m VLT Mirror
Southern Light shines on the 8.2-m VLT Mirror
Southern Light shines on the 8.2-m VLT Mirror
VLT Mirrors 1 and 2 in Storage
VLT Mirrors 1 and 2 in Storage
8.2-m VLT Mirror Rests on Chilean Ground
8.2-m VLT Mirror Rests on Chilean Ground
Journey to Paranal
Journey to Paranal
The Mirror is Moved
The Mirror is Moved
Aerial View of Paranal Observatory
Aerial View of Paranal Observatory
VLT Unit Telescope 2
VLT Unit Telescope 2
VLT Control Room
VLT Control Room
VLT Control Building
VLT Control Building
Paranal Platform
Paranal Platform
A Gravitational Einstein Ring
A Gravitational Einstein Ring
The VLTI Delay Line
The VLTI Delay Line
Is there a black hole in this galaxy ?
Is there a black hole in this galaxy ?
Different shades of shadow
Different shades of shadow
Different shades of shadow
Different shades of shadow
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
Preparing for a night of photography
Preparing for a night of photography
 #MeetESO, ESO’s first social media gathering in Chile
#MeetESO, ESO’s first social media gathering in Chile
Pale Red Dot
Pale Red Dot
Artist’s impression comparing the disc of material around SDSS J1228+1040 and Saturn
Artist’s impression comparing the disc of material around SDSS J1228+1040 and Saturn
Sunrise at Cerro Armazones
Sunrise at Cerro Armazones
Italian Prime Minister visits ESO’s Paranal Observatory
Italian Prime Minister visits ESO’s Paranal Observatory
2015 European Union Contest for Young Scientists
2015 European Union Contest for Young Scientists
Agreement signed to build HARMONI spectrograph for the E-ELT
Agreement signed to build HARMONI spectrograph for the E-ELT
ALMA Residencia webcams
ALMA Residencia webcams
Professor Michel Mayor, winner of the 2015 Kyoto Prize
Professor Michel Mayor, winner of the 2015 Kyoto Prize
ALMA on a sunny day
ALMA on a sunny day
A day at Chajnantor
A day at Chajnantor
Wide-field view of the bright star clusters Messier 47 and Messier 46
Wide-field view of the bright star clusters Messier 47 and Messier 46