2009 to be the International Year of Astronomy
2009 to be the International Year of Astronomy
Bringing Science out of the Lab into the Classroom
Bringing Science out of the Lab into the Classroom
Discovery X-Ray Image of the Distant Cluster
Discovery X-Ray Image of the Distant Cluster
Working on the M3 tower
Working on the M3 tower
Comet Halley's multiple tails
Comet Halley's multiple tails
Cover of The Messenger No. 159
Cover of The Messenger No. 159
Small but powerfull
Small but powerfull
Just one in a billion
Just one in a billion
A bulldozer in the desert
A bulldozer in the desert
Screenshot of ESOcast 64: "First Ring System Around Asteroid"
Screenshot of ESOcast 64: "First Ring System Around Asteroid"
Artist’s impression of the yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
Artist’s impression of the yellow hypergiant star HR 5171
Wide-field view of part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
Wide-field view of part of the Large Magellanic Cloud
Wide-field view of the sky around the star cluster NGC 3572
Wide-field view of the sky around the star cluster NGC 3572
Engineering rendering of the ESPRESSO instrument
Engineering rendering of the ESPRESSO instrument
ALMA Santiago Central Office
ALMA Santiago Central Office
La Residencia
La Residencia
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
Paranal cleanroom
The Atacama Compact Array
The Atacama Compact Array
Exhibitions
Exhibitions
Fehrenbach
Fehrenbach
Guests!
Guests!
Sky Atlas Laboratory
Sky Atlas Laboratory
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
Assembling the ESO 1-metre telescope
AT4 arrives Paranal
AT4 arrives Paranal
Signpost to the Klaverlei Farm
Signpost to the Klaverlei Farm
ALMA Movie poster
ALMA Movie poster
Children Marvel at the Transit of Venus
Children Marvel at the Transit of Venus
Cover of brochure The ALMA Universe
Cover of brochure The ALMA Universe
Screenshot of ESOcast 50
Screenshot of ESOcast 50
Meeting at CERN
Meeting at CERN
Dark galaxies spotted for the first time (annotated)
Dark galaxies spotted for the first time (annotated)
Wide-field view of the parent star of the famous exoplanet Tau Boötis b
Wide-field view of the parent star of the famous exoplanet Tau Boötis b
Aerial image of ESO Headquarters
Aerial image of ESO Headquarters
La Silla staff, 1965
La Silla staff, 1965
European ALMA Antennas
European ALMA Antennas
Roof-topping of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
Roof-topping of the ESO 3.6-metre telescope
The Coudé Echelle Spectrometer on the ESO 1.52-metre telescope
The Coudé Echelle Spectrometer on the ESO 1.52-metre telescope
The La Silla baby football tournament
The La Silla baby football tournament
Orion's Belt
Orion's Belt
Number of papers published using observations from ESO facilities
Number of papers published using observations from ESO facilities
Cover of The Messenger No. 147
Cover of The Messenger No. 147
1969 La Silla
1969 La Silla
A Halley's Comet Photographic Plate
A Halley's Comet Photographic Plate
Reception at the ESO Guesthouse
Reception at the ESO Guesthouse
Outreach event in Portugal in the 1980s
Outreach event in Portugal in the 1980s
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium
Prince Philippe of Belgium