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Record 1 2016-08-16


Subject field(s)
  • International Bodies and Committees
  • Astronomy

ESO, the European Southern Observatory, is the foremost intergovernmental astronomy organisation in Europe and the world's most productive astronomical observatory. ESO provides state-of-the-art research facilities to astronomers and is supported by Austria, Belgium, Brazil, the Czech Republic, Denmark, Finland, France, Germany, Italy, the Netherlands, Poland, Portugal, Spain, Sweden, Switzerland and the United Kingdom, along with the host state of Chile.

Key term(s)
  • European Organization for Astronomical Research in the Southern Hemisphere


  • Organismes et comités internationaux
  • Astronomie

L'ESO – l'Observatoire Européen Austral – est la première organisation intergouvernementale pour l'astronomie en Europe et l'observatoire astronomique le plus productif au monde. L'ESO met à la disposition des astronomes des installations scientifiques à la pointe du progrès. Il est soutenu par l'Allemagne, l'Autriche, la Belgique, le Brésil, le Danemark, l'Espagne, la Finlande, la France, l'Italie, les Pays-Bas, la Pologne, le Portugal, la République tchèque, le Royaume-Uni, la Suède et la Suisse.


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