1. Time-lapse video sequence showing the construction of the ESO Headquarters extension

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    This time lapse shows the construction of the ESO Headquarters extension building over a period of nearly two years. ESO’s new office and conference building in Garching, together with the adjoining…

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    • Zoom into NGC 2366

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      This video zooms from a view of the night sky into NGC 2366, a dwarf galaxy in the constellation of Camelopardalis (the Giraffe). The galaxy contains a bright region of star formation called NGC 2363,…

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      • Zooming in on the star cluster NGC 6604

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        This zoom starts with a broad panorama of the brightest and most spectacular parts of the Milky Way. We slowly zoom in on a region featuring the famous Eagle Nebula, but the final object of attention…

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        • Artist's impression of the Gliese 667C system

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          This video sequence is 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 stars…

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          • Artist’s impression of ALMA observations of a gravitationally-lensed supermassive black hole

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            This artist’s representation shows the gravitationally-lensed black hole PKS1830-211 and the sudden flaring seen with ALMA when material enters the base of the jet, close to the black hole itself.…

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            • Zooming in on the stellar nursery IC 2944 and Thackeray's Globules

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              This zoom runs from a very wide view of the Milky Way all the way into a very close-up view of the spectacular stellar nursery IC 2944. It is being released to celebrate a milestone: 15 years of ESO’s…

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              • Panning across the globular star cluster NGC 6362

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                This video gives a close-up view of the globular cluster NGC 6362 in a picture that was captured by the Wide Field Imager attached to the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory…

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                • Panning across the star cluster NGC 6520 and the dark cloud Barnard 86

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                  This pan video takes a close look at a new image from the Wide Field Imager on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile, showing the bright star cluster NGC 6520 and…

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                  • Zooming in on the spiral galaxy NGC 1187

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                    This zoom video sequence starts with a wide view of the large but faint constellation of Eridanus (The River), not far from the more familiar form of Orion (The Hunter). As we zoom in we see a small…

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                    • TAROT discovers a bright supernova in NGC 1365 (annotated)

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                      This video sequence shows the rapid brightening and slower fading of a supernova explosion in the galaxy NGC 1365. The supernova, which has been named SN 2012fr, was discovered by French astronomer…

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