1. The life cycle of a Sun-like star

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    This 3D animation shows the life of a Sun-like star, from its birth on the left side of the frame to its evolution into a red giant star on the right. On the left the star is seen as a protostar,…

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    • Night at Moon Valley

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      A night view time-lapse of the Valle de la Luna (Valley of the Moon) near the site of the ALMA project (Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) in the Atacama Desert of northern Chile. More…

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      • Artist's impression of the Gliese 667C system

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        This video sequence shows an artist’s impression of the view from the exoplanet Gliese 667Cd looking towards the planet’s parent star (Gliese 667C). In the background to the right the more distant…

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        • Flying through the young star cluster Westerlund 1 (artist's impression)

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          In this video we fly through the young star cluster Westerlund 1 and close in on the strange magnetar that lies within it. This remarkable cluster contains hundreds of very massive stars, some shining…

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          • Panning across the star formation region Gum 15

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            This richly detailed new pan video from the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at the La Silla Observatory in Chile shows the star formation region Gum 15. This little-known object is located in the constellation…

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            • ALMA UHD Video Compilation

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              The ESO Ultra HD Expedition team visit ALMA, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array — a huge new facility at 5000 metres above sea level on the Chajnantor Plateau, dedicated to studying…

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              • Zooming into the open star cluster NGC 2547

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                This video sequence starts with a view of the spectacular Milky Way. As we zoom in, we can see the constellation of Vela (The Sail) and then the bright stars of the cluster NGC 2547 as captured in…

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                • Panning across the dark nebula Barnard 59

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                  This pan video gives a close-up view of part of a vast dark cloud of interstellar dust called the Pipe Nebula. This new and very detailed image of what is also known as Barnard 59 was captured by…

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                  • Zooming in on the star cluster NGC 3766

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                    This zoom video starts with a wide view of the Milky Way and ends with a close-up look at a spectacular group of young stars — the open star cluster NGC 3766 in the constellation of Centaurus (The…

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                    • E-ELT Compilation 2012

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                      Credit: ESO More information and download-options: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/eso1225c/

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