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Tentipi presents - Time Lapse 2 Chile

Tentipi presents – Time Lapse 2 Chile

Stunning timelapse photography taken of the skies over the Atacama desert, Chile. The Paranal Observatory uses a combination of huge telescopes to achieve this, and it is quite simply BRILLIANT. 105 more words

Euronews story: “E-ELT: Europe's extreme new telescope”

Almost a month ago, on Jun 18, .2014 the top of Cerro Armazones was blown up to clear a wider flat space for the new E-ELT. 67 more words

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New light shed on how stardust forms around the remnants of a supernova

via New light shed on how stardust forms around the remnants of a supernova.

By Anthony Wood

July 13, 2014

Using an instrument mounted on the European Southern Observatory’s (ESO’s) Very Large Telescope (VLT), scientists have been able to shed light on some of the mysteries surrounding stardust by observing the event and aftermath of a supernova.

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