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Celestial Cat Meets Cosmic Lobster

Richard Hook
ESO Public Information Officer
Garching bei München, Germany

Astronomers have for a long time studied the glowing, cosmic clouds of gas and dust catalogued as NGC 6334 and NGC 6357, this gigantic new image from ESO’s Very Large Telescope Survey Telescope being only the most recent one. 761 more words


NASA Television to Provide Coverage of European – Mission Comet Touchdown

NASA New Media Releaase
September 28, 2016

NASA Television and the agency’s website will air the conclusion of ESA’s (European Space Agency’s) Rosetta mission… 520 more words


ESO Discovers Earth-Size Planet in Habitable Zone of Nearest Star

A newly discovered, roughly Earth-sized planet orbiting our nearest neighboring star might be habitable, according to a team of astronomers using the European Southern Observatory’s 3.6-meter telescope at La Silla, Chile, along with other telescopes around the world. 978 more words