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Day lasts only for eight hours on exoplanet  May 1, 9:34 am
Washington, May 1 (ANI): Researchers, analyzing the data from ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT), have for the first time determined the rotation rate of an exoplanet.
Largest yellow hypergiant star spotted  Mar 13, 9:34 am
Washington, March 13 (ANI): Researchers using ESO's Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) have found the largest yellow hypergiant star HR 5171 A - 1300 times the diameter of the Sun and much bigger than was expected.
New born stars nestled in Prawn Nebula 6000 light-years away discovered  Sep 19, 1:39 pm
Washington, Sept. 19 (ANI): Astronomers have taken a new photograph that shows a glowing jumble of gas clouds make up a huge stellar nursery nicknamed the Prawn Nebula, which is located 6,000 years ago.
Dusty surprise around giant black hole discovered  Jun 21, 1:21 pm
Washington, June 21 (ANI): New observations of a nearby active galaxy using Very Large Telescope Interferometer (VLTI) at ESO's Paranal Observatory in Chile have given a team of astronomers a surprise.
Most stellar heavyweights exist in pairs  Jul 27, 11:23 am
Washington, July 27 (ANI): Using data from ESO's Very Large Telescope, astronomers have revealed that the hottest and brightest stars, which are known as O stars, are often found in close pairs.
Sharpest image of 'rose-coloured' Omega Nebula captured   Jan 5, 5:50 pm
Washington, Jan 5 (ANI): A new image of the Omega Nebula, captured by ESO's Very Large Telescope (VLT), is one of the sharpest of this object ever taken from the ground.
'Beauty' of nearby 'starburst' galaxy captured in 'crisp' details  Dec 16, 3:00 pm
Washington, Dec 16 (ANI): Astronomers have captured perhaps the most detailed wide-field view of nearby spiral galaxy NGC 253 using VLT Survey Telescope (VST).
Astronomers crack 'Fried Egg Nebula' in infrared sky  Sep 28, 11:28 am
Washington, Sept 28 (ANI): Scientists have for the first time captured images of one of the brightest stars in the infrared sky surrounded by a huge dusty double shell - thanks to the European Southern Observatory's Very Large Telescope (VLT).