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Europe to the Stars

Full dome movie

(Duration: 31 minutes – For adults and children 11+)

Discover the European Southern Observatory in a story of cosmic curiosity, courage and perseverance; a story of observing a Universe of deep mysteries and hidden secrets; and a story of designing, building and operating the most powerful ground-based telescopes on the planet.

The movie focuses on the essential aspects of an astronomical observatory, while offering a broader view of how astronomy is done. From site-testing to locate the best places in the world for observing the sky, to how telescopes are built and what mysteries of the Universe astronomers are revealing.

Produced by: The European Southern Observatory (ESO)

Available in 6 languages: Greek. English, German, Italian, Spanish, Czech