Live Broadcast from ESO Announcing News from the Heart of the Milky Way

24 July 2018

ESO will hold a press conference on 26 July 2018 at its Headquarters in Garching, Germany, to present unique observations of the centre of the Milky Way and their significance.

Since this result may have wide interest we are also inviting members of the public to view the live press conference here or on the ESO frontpage from 14:00 CEST on 26 July.

The event will be introduced by ESO’s Director General, Xavier Barcons, and will feature talks by researchers behind this result. They will explaining the science behind the results as well as describing the observation campaign.

We will select one or two questions submitted via Twitter using the hashtag #ESOlive.

An ESO press release will be publicly issued at the start of the conference. Translations of the press release will be available in multiple languages, along with extensive audiovisual supporting material.



Richard Hook
ESO Public Information Officer
Garching bei München, Germany
Tel: +49 89 3200 6655
Cell: +49 151 1537 3591

About the Announcement



Straight to the Milky Way's heart
Straight to the Milky Way's heart