ESO Newsletters

Do you want to be the first to find out the latest from ESO, the most productive observatory in the world? Check out which of the following newsletters suits you best!

ESO News (for the public)

Aimed at members of the general public, this weekly newsletter contains stunning images of the Universe, the latest science results from ESO’s telescopes or news about the organisation. Journalists and other media representatives should subscribe to the ESO Media Newsletter to receive embargoed news from ESO.



ESO Science Newsletter

Aimed at the scientific community or anyone interested in more technical and operational scientific news from ESO, this monthly newsletter contains calls for proposals, news on observing and programmatic developments, upcoming workshops, studentship and fellowship announcements etc.



ESO Media Newsletter (password protected)

Aimed exclusively at media representatives from traditional media outlets, but also bloggers, freelance journalists, TV broadcasters, researchers and movie producers this is a weekly embargoed newsletter, sent 48 hours prior to the publication of press releases. It contains advance access to ESO press releases and accompanying material such as videos, images etc., the latest videos and footage available for use in documentaries, movies, video news etc.

  • Bona fide members of the press who wishes to receive the password for the Media Newsletters please fill in this form
  • The ESO Media Newsletter is available in your language and for your country. You can choose from the Subscription Preferences from the following options:België—Belgique—Belgien, Česko, Chile, Danmark, Deutschland, España, France, Ireland, Italia, Nederland, Norge, Österreich, Polska, Portugal, Schweiz—Suisse—Svizzera, Suomi, Sverige, UK.
  • More information for the press is available here.