Latest ESO's Paranal Observatory Stories
The VLT Survey Telescope (VST) has captured the beauty of the nearby spiral galaxy NGC 253. The new portrait is probably the most detailed wide-field view of this object and its surroundings ever taken.
Astronomers have obtained the best images ever of a star that has lost most of its material to a vampire companion.
On 24 November 2011 ESO’s Paranal Observatory in Chile was honored by a visit from Their Royal Highnesses the Prince and Princess of Asturias.
ESOâ€™s infrared survey telescope digs deep into star-forming regions in our Milky Way.
Stretching 100 kilometers through Chileâ€™s harsh Atacama Desert, a newly inaugurated data cable is creating new opportunities at ESOâ€™s Paranal Observatory and the Observatorio Cerro Armazones.
The Orion Nebula reveals many of its hidden secrets in a dramatic image taken by ESOâ€™s new VISTA survey telescope.
- Emitting flashes of light; glittering.