(Photo © European Southern Observatory) To get this photo, shot in August 2010, Stéphane Guisard of the European Southern Observatory set up three cameras to take continuous time-lapse images from the... more 
(Photo © European Southern Observatory) To get this photo, shot in August 2010, Stéphane Guisard of the European Southern Observatory set up three cameras to take continuous time-lapse images from the platform of the Very Large Telescope in northern Chile. This photo was one of 8,000 individual shots taken the nights of Aug. 12-13 and 13-14. less 
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