New Issue of The Messenger Online

Published: 23 Apr 2020

The latest edition of ESO's quarterly journal, The Messenger, is now available online. In issue 179, highlights include an article on the 2018 Visiting Committee report, imaging main belt asteroids using SPHERE, the ASPECS survey which is an ALMA Large Programme Targeting the Hubble Ultra-Deep Field. In addition, all subscribers to the print edition are asked to confirm their subscriptions and update their postal addresses. Please hold on to your envelope which contains your personalised confirmation code – see the back page of The Messenger 179 for further details.

In addition, there is a lookback at NaCo and its legacy and a description of how the VLTI is being used to establish precise benchmarks to cosmic distance scales. In the news section we note  that the ESO OPC peer review committee has achieved gender balance, and in addition you'll find workshop reports and profiles from three fellows describing their motivations and what brought them to ESO.