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  1. Close-up view of the globular star cluster Messier 54

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    This video gives a close-up view of an image from the VLT Survey Telescope at ESO’s Paranal Observatory in northern Chile showing the globular cluster Messier 54. This cluster looks very similar…

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    • Close-up view of the open cluster Messier 11

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      This video gives a close-up view of an image of the open cluster Messier 11 as seen with the Wide Field Imager (WFI) on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at the La Silla Observatory. The blue stars…

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      • Close-up view of the star cluster NGC 6193 and nebula NGC 6188

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        This video, taken by OmegaCAM on the VLT Survey Telescope at Paranal Observatory, gives a close-up view of a section of the Ara OB1 stellar association. In the centre of the image is the young open…

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        • Close up view of the bright star cluster Messier 47

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          This close-up video pan sequence gives a detailed look at a new image of the star cluster Messier 47 taken using the Wide Field Imager camera, installed on the MPG/ESO 2.2-metre telescope at ESO’s…

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          • Closing in on the E-ELT

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            This video sequence is based on an accurate artist’s rendering of what the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) will look like once it is complete early in the next decade. The view starts…

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            • Closing in on the E-ELT at sunset and the start of observations

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              This video sequence is based on an accurate artist’s rendering of what the European Extremely Large Telescope (E-ELT) will look like once it is complete early in the next decade. The view starts…

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              • Comparing APEX and ALMA views of star-forming galaxies in the early Universe

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                A team of astronomers has used ALMA (the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array) to pinpoint the locations of over 100 of the most fertile star-forming galaxies in the early Universe. The…

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                • Computer simulation of dust trap formation

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                  This computer simulation shows how a vortex can form when a massive planet is interacting with a disc around a young star. It shows how the gas density evolves when there is a planet, with a mass…

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                  • CRIRES Mounted on Antu

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                    CRIRES - the CRyogenic high-resolution InfraRed Echelle Spectrograph mounted on Unit Telescope 1 (UT1, Antu) of the VLT. More information and download options: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/uhd_vlt6_2014/ Credit:…

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                    • Cross-fade video comparing views of the Trifid Nebula in visible and infrared light

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                      This video sequence compares a new view of the Trifid Nebula in infrared light, from the VVV VISTA survey with a more familiar visible-light view from a small telescope. The glowing clouds of gas…

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                      • Cross-fading between infrared VISTA and submillimetre ArTeMiS views of NGC 6334

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                        This video compares the near-infrared and submillimetre views of the star formation region NGC 6334, also known as the Cat’s Paw Nebula. More information and download options: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/eso1341b/ Credit: ArTeMiS…

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                        • Cutaway animation of the SPHERE instrument on the VLT

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                          An artist impression of the Spectro-Polarimetric High-contrast Exoplanet REsearch (SPHERE) instrument. An instrument on ESO's Very Large Telescope with the primary objective of discovering and…

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