Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
Installation of M1 Cell with Dummy Mirror on VLT UT2
ESO Council visits VLT construction
ESO Council visits VLT construction
First Optical Identification of an Extragalactic Pulsar
First Optical Identification of an Extragalactic Pulsar
The central area of the Crab Nebula
The central area of the Crab Nebula
The peculiar galaxy ESO 060-IG26
The peculiar galaxy ESO 060-IG26
The importance of high resolution
The importance of high resolution
The "Cloverleaf" Quasar H 1413+117
The "Cloverleaf" Quasar H 1413+117
The star that exploded on February 23 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
The star that exploded on February 23 in the Large Magellanic Cloud
Cover of The Messenger No. 158
Cover of The Messenger No. 158
ASTRONET 2014 group photo
ASTRONET 2014 group photo
Sunrise at the ALMA Observatory
Sunrise at the ALMA Observatory
The SPHERE instrument attached to the VLT
The SPHERE instrument attached to the VLT
The SPHERE exoplanet imager for the VLT
The SPHERE exoplanet imager for the VLT
The SPHERE exoplanet imager for the VLT
The SPHERE exoplanet imager for the VLT
President Piñera receives ESO's first atomic clock
President Piñera receives ESO's first atomic clock
ESO’s first atomic clock
ESO’s first atomic clock
The final ALMA antenna is handed over to the observatory
The final ALMA antenna is handed over to the observatory
Wide-field view of the region around Sun-like star HIP 102152
Wide-field view of the region around Sun-like star HIP 102152
 Wide-field view of the sky around SDC 335.579-0.292
Wide-field view of the sky around SDC 335.579-0.292
The passage of the first VLT mirror through Paris at night
The passage of the first VLT mirror through Paris at night
Nuno Crato Visits Paranal
Nuno Crato Visits Paranal
Vibrant sky
Vibrant sky
Unit Telescope of the VLT from inside
Unit Telescope of the VLT from inside
VLT press conference
VLT press conference
Gravitational lensing of distant star-forming galaxies (schematic)
Gravitational lensing of distant star-forming galaxies (schematic)
Cover of the ALMA photo book In Search of Our Cosmic Origins
Cover of the ALMA photo book In Search of Our Cosmic Origins
E-ELT M5 support system
E-ELT M5 support system
Wide-field view of the sky around the globular cluster 47 Tucanae
Wide-field view of the sky around the globular cluster 47 Tucanae
ALMA observations of the disc and gas streams around HD 142527
ALMA observations of the disc and gas streams around HD 142527
Screenshot of Tribute to ESO's Unsung Heroes
Screenshot of Tribute to ESO's Unsung Heroes
Positions of the telescopes used in the 1.3 mm VLBI observations of the quasar 3C 279
Positions of the telescopes used in the 1.3 mm VLBI observations of the quasar 3C 279
Telescopes in use
Telescopes in use
MarLy 1-metre telescope
MarLy 1-metre telescope
La Silla Hotel
La Silla Hotel
Primary mirror of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Primary mirror of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The Coudé Auxiliary Telescope at CERN
The Coudé Auxiliary Telescope at CERN
La Silla Inauguration
La Silla Inauguration
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
The ESO 1.52-metre telescope
ESO Vitacura Offices in 1969
ESO Vitacura Offices in 1969
ESO Headquarters Construction
ESO Headquarters Construction
ESO staff during site testing for the VLT
ESO staff during site testing for the VLT
Arrival of the primary mirror for the ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
Arrival of the primary mirror for the ESO 3.6-metre telescope at La Silla
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Under Construction
The ESO 3.6-metre telescope Under Construction
VLT Site Testing in the late 1980s
VLT Site Testing in the late 1980s
Surviving in the desert
Surviving in the desert