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  1. Panning across VISTA’s view of Messier 78

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    This video takes a close-up look at a richly detailed new view of the star formation region Messier 78, in the constellation of Orion (The Hunter), taken with the VISTA infrared survey telescope at…

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    • Infrared/visible-light cross-fade views of Messier 78

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      This comparison sequence switches between a visible light view of the reflection nebula Messier 78, and its surroundings, from the WFI camera on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope, and an infrared view…

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      • ALMA probes the Hubble Ultra Deep Field

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        This video sequence combines a background picture taken by the NASA/ESA Hubble Space Telescope (blue/green) with a new very deep ALMA view of this field (orange, marked with circles). All the objects…

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        • Zooming in on the unusual active galaxy Markarian 1018

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          This sequence takes the viewer deep into the rather faint constellation of Cetus (The Sea Monster). In the final stages the faint active galaxy Markarian 1018 is seen, in a recent image from the MUSE…

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          • Zooming on the star cluster Terzan 5

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            This sequence takes the viewer from a wide view of the Milky Way to the central regions, where many bright star forming regions and star clusters can be seen. The final view is a close-up of the sky…

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            • Numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b (3:2 resonance)

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              A numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b performed with the Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique's Planetary Global Climate Model. Here it is hypothesised…

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              • Numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b (synchronous rotation)

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                A numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b performed with the Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique's Planetary Global Climate Model. Here it is hypothesised…

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                • ESOcast 87: Pale Red Dot Results

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                  This is the ESOcast that no viewer will want to miss. We discuss the result of the quest to find a planet around the closest star to the Solar System. The Pale Red Dot campaign aimed to find a planet…

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                  • Numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b (synchronous rotation)

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                    A numerical simulation of possible surface temperatures on Proxima b performed with the Laboratoire de Météorologie Dynamique's Planetary Global Climate Model. Here it is hypothesised…

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                    • Artist's impression of the planet orbiting Proxima Centauri

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                      This artist’s impression video shows a view of the surface of the planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the Solar System. The double star Alpha Centauri…

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                      • Artist's impression of the planet orbiting Proxima Centauri

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                        This artist’s impression video shows a view of the planet Proxima b orbiting the red dwarf star Proxima Centauri, the closest star to the Solar System. The double star Alpha Centauri AB also…

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                        • A journey to Proxima Centauri and its planet

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                          This video shows an artist’s impression of a trip from Earth (the Pale Blue Dot) to Proxima b, a Pale Red Dot orbiting the closest star to the Solar System, Proxima Centauri. As we leave the…

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