Find out about the latest astronomy & astrophysics news, announcements and stories at ANU.
There are three rules to determine if a planet really is a planet. Tune into this video to find out about the three rules and why Pluto is no longer considered...
A new legal framework for space exploration.
What does the existence of a multiverse mean for our lives?
Would we have an obligation to help alien species?
How might space travel and extraterrestrial life affect our human moral status?
Space: 'Philosophy for earthlings'
Astronomers at ANU have found the fastest-growing black hole known in the Universe, describing it as a monster that devours a mass equivalent to our Sun every...
Astronomers at ANU have found the fastest-growing black hole known in the Universe.
A study led by The Australian National University (ANU) and the University of Crete in Greece has shed new light on the mystery of how our solar system formed.
The Australian National University (ANU) is poised to play a key role to support a new national space agency and to help drive education, research and industry
Dr Brad Tucker from ANU has seen the death throes of a star cocooned inside a dense shell of gas and dust, which ended in a violent explosion.
Stars around our galaxy previously thought to be from merged dwarf galaxies are likely to have once been part of the Milky Way before being pulled away by an...