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  1. The movie ALMA — In Search of our Cosmic Origins

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    This 16-minute video presents the history of ALMA from the origins of the project several decades ago to the recent first science results. Illustrated by dramatic helicopter footage, the movie takes…

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    • The ALMA Compilation April 2010

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      The ALMA Compilation April 2010. Download this video in different formats (including HD) from http://www.eso.org/public/videos/almacompapril2010/

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      • ESOcast 21: The Great Observatories Origins Deep Survey (GOODS)

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        Today's telescopes study the sky across the electromagnetic spectrum. Each part of the spectrum tells us different things about the Universe, giving us more pieces of the cosmic jigsaw puzzle.…

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        • ESOcast 65: The Chilean Sky in Ultra High Definition

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          In the Spring of 2014, a team of ESO Photo ambassadors embarked on a pioneering expedition to ESO's three observatories in Chile. Their mission was to capture a wide range of images and timelapses…

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          • ESOcast 46: Catching Light -- Special 50th anniversary episode #6

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            ESOcast 46 is the sixth special episode of this series. It describes how state-of-the-art cameras and spectrographs help ESO’s powerful telescopes collect and analyse the faint light from the…

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            • ESOcast 41 Special: Going South

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              Leading up to ESO's 50th anniversary in October 2012, we are releasing eight special ESOcasts, each a chapter from the movie Europe to the Stars -- ESO's First 50 Years of Exploring the…

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              • VLT Compilation 2009

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                For more details visit http://www.eso.org/public/videos/vlt2009comp/

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                • ESOcast 15: Recoating a Giant VLT Mirror

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                  Every night, all year round, the ESO Very Large Telescope, or VLT, opens its four giant eyes to scrutinise the beautiful southern skies. Each eye is a huge mirror, 8.2 metres in diameter, that gathers…

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                  • ESOcast 19: Photographers of the Night

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                    The Sun sets behind Cerro Paranal in the Chilean Atacama desert. While astronomers get ready to observe with ESO's Very Large Telescope, Nature prepares for her own grand display. As night falls…

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                    • ESOcast 27: An ESO Astronomer at Work

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                      Life as an ESO astronomer is demanding, but working on one of the world's most powerful telescopes is also immensely rewarding. In this episode of the ESOcast, come with us as we follow ESO astronomer…

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                      • ESO Timelapse Compilation

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                        A compilation of timelapses taken from each of ESO's three unique observing sites during the ESO Ultra HD Expedition. Watch this video in 4K here: http://youtu.be/mfBxBSHPaME More information…

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                        • ESOcast 36: ALMA Opens Its Eyes

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                          The most complex ground-based astronomy observatory in the world, the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array (ALMA), has officially opened for astronomers. The first released image, from a telescope…

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