Articles about European Southern Observatory
02 Jul 2020
A massive star just vanished in a distant galaxy. How?
In a strange development, a humongous (and turbulent) star sitting millions of light-years away from Earth appears to have vanished in thin air.
30 Dec 2019
#ThatWas2019: 6 mind-boggling moments witnessed in science and tech
2019 was a year of major scientific and technological advancements.
12 Apr 2019
How big is the supermassive black hole scientists photographed
On April 10, a team of scientists working with the European Southern Observatory started a new era in astrophysics by unveiling the first-ever directly-observed photo of a supermassive black hole.
10 Apr 2019
This is the first-ever real photo of a black hole
Finally, the scientists from the European Southern Observatory have revealed the first-ever photo of a black hole.
02 Apr 2019
Soon, we might see first-ever photo of a black hole
The European Southern Observatory has planned a huge black hole-related announcement for Wednesday, April 10.
25 Aug 2016
Scientists discover Earth-like planet
A group of scientists from the European Southern Observatory (ESO) discovered an Earth-like planet orbiting our nearest neighbour Proxima Centauri.