European Southern Observatory News

The European Southern Observatory (ESO) is a leading astronomical research organization established in 1962. It operates state-of-the-art observatories in the Southern Hemisphere, including the La Silla Paranal Observatory in Chile, home to the Very Large Telescope (VLT). ESO’s mission is to provide astronomers with access to advanced telescopes and instruments to explore the universe’s mysteries. It contributes to groundbreaking discoveries in areas such as exoplanets, black holes, and the early universe. ESO is supported by multiple European countries and collaborates with institutions worldwide, playing a crucial role in advancing astronomical knowledge and technology.