Interview with Reinhard Genzel (in German)

In this video interview, Reinhard Genzel, the Director at the Max Planck Institute for Extraterrestrial Physics, talks about his team's study of stars around the supermassive black hole at the centre of the Milky Way, including the recent discovery of the orbital precession of the S2 star. The study was made possible thanks to a fleet of instruments at ESO's Very Large Telescope.


MPE / TWENTYTWO Film GmbH, ESO/L. Calçada

About the Video

Release date:16 April 2020, 09:00
Related releases:eso2006
Duration:19 m 35 s
Frame rate:25 fps

About the Object



Video Podcast
297.9 MB

For Broadcasters