Research »

The research at RSAA covers the length and breadth of astronomy and astrophysics, ranging from planetary science to cosmology, instrumentation to theory.

AITC »

The Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre supports the development of the next generation of instruments for astronomy and space science

06
Jul

Why outer space matters in a post-pandemic world »

Australia's space industry is booming despite the impact of coronavirus.
Rajsekhar Mohapatra: Life Story of a Galaxy
02
Jul

Rajsekhar Mohapatra: Life Story of a Galaxy »

We know that galaxies contain lots and lots of stars. But what came first? Stars or galaxies? Do galaxies ever grow old? In this talk we will discuss a galaxy's lifetime - how they are born, how they grow and make stars, and how they fight, merge, or eat other galaxies.