As the Sun sets in the north-western sky above the Chilean Atacama Desert, astronomical work is about to begin. This is home to ESO’s Very
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What makes this time lapse particularly amazing–because we’ve all seen plenty of time lapse videos of the night sky–is the four telescopes in the foreground.
When things are stop working, try first to turn them off and then on again. This is exactly what NASA did when the last Hubble
The ESPRESSO instrument on ESO’s Very Large Telescope in Chile, has used the combined light of all four of the 8.2-metre Unit Telescopes for the
First light from gravitational wave source observed. Astronomers across the world photographed the event of the collision between two neutron stars, 130 million light-years away.
Project Blue aims to build a telescope to find habitable worlds, and photograph a ‘sister Earth.’
NASA’s James Webb Space Telescope sits in front of the door to Chamber A, a giant thermal vacuum chamber operating below the extremely cold 50
The Event Horizon Telescope is an experiment performed on a global array of radio telescopes, spanning from Hawaii to Chile and from the South Pole
Scientists using the sun wants to create the ultimate Space Telescope, based on gravitational microlensing.
Project Blue, a mission to build and launch a telescope, to photograph Earth-like planets, around our nearest star system, Alpha Centauri.