Tuesday, 27 Feb 2018
  • News

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 invading satellite galaxy

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Monday, 12 Feb 2018
  • News

The Australian National University (ANU) has appointed astronomer Dr Chris Lidman as the first Director of the ANU Siding Spring Observatory.

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Karlie Noon
Monday, 12 Feb 2018
  • Student profile

Meet Karlie Noon, who is studying her Masters of Astronomy and Astrophysics at ANU.

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Friday, 02 Feb 2018
  • News

A new international study involving ANU has found a plane of dwarf galaxies orbiting around Centaurus A in a discovery that challenges a popular theory about how dwarf galaxies are spread around the Universe.

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Thursday, 01 Feb 2018
  • News

ANU will play a major role in the Taipan galaxy survey, which will for the first time measure the current expansion rate of the Universe with one per cent precision.

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Tuesday, 28 Nov 2017
  • Research story

Astronomers at The Australian National University (ANU) have created the most detailed radio image of nearby dwarf galaxy, the Small Magellanic Cloud, revealing secrets of how it formed and how it is likely to evolve.

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Tuesday, 21 Nov 2017
  • News

The Summer scholars will spend the next 8 weeks researching Astronomy and Instrumentation here.

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Monday, 30 Oct 2017
  • News

The Duffield family grave sits along a slightly hidden and modest path, down the hill from the Visitors Centre in a semi-private spot.

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Tuesday, 17 Oct 2017
  • Research story

Scientists from ANU and around the world have detected for the first time ripples in space and time, known as gravitational waves, from the collision of two very dense stars, called neutron stars, about 130 million light years away.

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