Astronomer's Paradise

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VAUDE - Timelapse - Chile - Astronomer's Paradise.

Cerro Paranal is an astronomers paradise with its stunningly dark, steady and transparent sky. Located in the barren Atacama Desert of Chile it is home to some of the world's leading telescopes. Operated by the European Southern Observatory ( the Very Large Telescope (VLT) is located on Paranal, composed of four 8 m telescopes which can combine their light to make a giant telescope by interferometry. Four smaller auxiliary telescopes, each 1.8 m in aperture, are important elements of the VLT interferometer. This footage is made during an imaging expedition to Paranal assigned by the European Southern Observatory (ESO). All video rights reserved by Babak Tafreshi ( of The World at Night (TWAN) program. The music is by Carbon Based Lifeforms group ( from the song Arecibo in their album Twentythree. The music is provided by the Ars Electronica (

An impressive Timelapse by VAUDE Athlete Christoph Malin at the European South Observatory in Cerro Paranal (Chile).

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It's cold, it's dry, the air is thin. The nearest city is miles away across a barren landscape of boulder-strewn hills. At night, the only lights to guide you are the stars in the sky. Astronomers, welcome to paradise.
Known as the driest place on Earth, Chile's Atacama Desert has long been recognized as an ideal spot for ground-based telescopes. The skies are free of light pollution, and the high plains enjoy long stretches of steady atmospheric conditions, allowing astronomers to peer deeply into the

Astronomer's Paradise - Рай для астронома - пустыня Атакама в Чили!
Cerro Paranal, Chile

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