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  1. Artist's 3d impression of the disc around the young star HL Tauri

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    This video shows an artist’s three-dimensional impression of the disc around the young star HL Tauri as seen using ALMA. From the material in the disc — mostly gas and fine dust —…

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    • Artist’s impression of bright exozodiacal light

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      This artist’s view from an imagined planet around a nearby star shows the brilliant glow of exozodiacal light extending up into the sky and swamping the Milky Way. This light is starlight reflected…

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      • Artist’s impression of the double-star system GG Tauri-A

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        This artist’s impression video shows the dust and gas around the double star system GG Tauri-A. Researchers using ALMA have detected gas in the region between two discs in this binary system.…

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        • ESOcast 69: Revolutionary ALMA Image Reveals Planetary Genesis

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          ESOcast 69 presents the result of the latest ALMA observations, which reveal extraordinarily fine detail that has never been seen before in the planet-forming disc around the young star HL Tauri. This…

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          • Artist’s impression of exocomets around Beta Pictoris

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            This video sequence is based on an artist’s impression of exocomets orbiting the star Beta Pictoris. Astronomers analysing observations of nearly 500 individual comets made with the HARPS instrument…

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            • ESOcast 68: ESO Opens its Doors

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              On 11 October 2014 the ESO Headquarters in Garching, Germany, once more opened their doors to the public. Some 3 300 people used this special opportunity of the Open House Day to visit the centre…

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              • Artist’s impression of a protocluster forming in the early Universe

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                This video shows an artist’s impression of the formation of a galaxy cluster in the early Universe. The galaxies are vigorously forming new stars and interacting with each other. Such a scene…

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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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                  • Zooming in on the open cluster Messier 11

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                    This video takes you on a journey to 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. More information: http://www.eso.org/public/videos/eso1430a/ Credit: ESO/N.…

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                    • Merger between two galaxies (artist’s impression)

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                      This artist’s impression shows the merger between two galaxies leading to the formation of a disc galaxy. Upon merging, the shape of the galaxies is disturbed by their mutual gravitational interaction…

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                      • Zooming in on the globular star cluster Messier 54

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                        This video takes you on a journey past the centre of the Milky Way and far out the other side to the globular cluster Messier 54. This cluster looks very similar to many others, but it has a secret.…

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                        • 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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