La Silla Observatory

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La Silla Observatory

(lah-see -yah) See European Southern Observatory.
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To study the Beta Pictoris exocomets, the team analyzed more than 1000 observations obtained between 2003 and 2011 with the HARPS instrument on the ESO 3.6-meter telescope at the La Silla Observatory in Chile.
The discovery was made using Europe's Transiting Planets and Planetesimals Small Telescope, or TRAPPIST, located at the La Silla Observatory in Chile.
Tal es el caso del trabajo de O'Sullivan, McCarthy, White, O'Sullivan y Dankaerts, en el que los resultados indican que durante un breve periodo de digitacion en postura sedente, los participantes presentaron menor flexion lumbar y menor activacion de la musculatura de esta misma zona cuando usaron la silla dinamica en comparacion con la silla fija (37).
Caption: The La Silla Vatia team at their office in Bogota.
"La Silla was selected as the home of the telescopes because of the site's excellent atmospheric conditions," Bonfils said.