Research »

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


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


Australia leads project that will burst the Hubble bubble »

Australian scientists will help construct one of the world’s most powerful telescopes that will push the cosmic frontier of what is visible.

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.