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

11
Dec

Summer space shows set to bring cheer in a tough year »

Stargazers are in for a summer treat with three out-of-this-world events over the next week, ranging from shooting stars to a great planetary "romance" in the night-sky.
09
Dec

The Hayabusa2 spacecraft is about to drop a chunk of asteroid in the Australian outback »

Scientists hope samples of asteroid Ryugu may reveal traces of the chemical ingredients that formed life on Earth.