Testbed Asteroid Hunter Sees First Light (ESOcast 237 Light)

Testbed Asteroid Hunter Sees First Light (ESOcast 237 Light) Part of the world-wide effort to scan and identify potentially dangerous asteroids and other near-Earth objects, asteroid hunter Test-Bed Telescope 2 (TBT2), a European Space Agency telescope hosted at ESO’s La Silla Observatory in Chile, has now started operating. ESO Video Casts Go to Source

ESOcast 236 Light: First interstellar comet may be the most pristine ever found

ESOcast 236 Light: First interstellar comet may be the most pristine ever found New observations with the European Southern Observatory’s Very Large Telescope (ESO’s VLT) indicate that the rogue comet 2I/Borisov, which is only the second and most recently detected interstellar visitor to our Solar System, is one of the most pristine ever observed. This […]