Tag Archives: Paranal

Visitor at the Very Large Telescope (VLT)

Image Credit & Copyright: ESO/Alex Tudorica. What a beautiful image of the Very Large Telescope (VLT) at Paranal in Chile’s Atacama Desert. As you look at the detail in the night sky, you notice that you don’t see the vast … Continue reading

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Small Eyes to the Big Universe

Image Credit & Copyright: European Southern Observatory (ESO) Yuri Beletsky. High atop the Paranal Observatory at the Very Large Telescope (VLT) in the Atacama Desert of Chile, one of four 1.8 meter Auxiliary Telescopes (AT’s) raises its eyes to some … Continue reading

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EUROPEAN SOUTHERN OBSERVATORY (ESO) NIGHTS

EUROPEAN SOUTHERN OBSERVATORY (ESO) NIGHTS Image Credit & Copyright: ESO Photo Ambassador, Babak Tafreshi. CLICK image for HUGE view and look below for information and related links. WOW! That’s the initial thought that came to mind the instant I viewed … Continue reading

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A MILKY WAY DAWN

A MILKY WAY DAWN Image Credit & Copyright: Babak Tafreshi/ESO. CLICK image for larger view and look below for information and links. This is todays (March 29, 2014) NASA Astronomy Picture Of the Day (APOD) from European Southern Observatory (ESO) … Continue reading

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ZODIACAL LIGHT SEASON IS UPON US – TAKE A SHOT AT THE “FALSE DAWN”.

ZODIACAL LIGHT SEASON IS UPON US – TAKE A SHOT AT THE “FALSE DAWN”. Photo By: Gerhard Hudepohl of the Milky Way Galaxy and Zodiacal Light over one of the auxiliary telescopes at the Very Large Telescope (VLT) in the … Continue reading

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