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Lately the supergiant star has been behaving strangely.
Astronomers have spotted a rare phenomenon - a star being ripped apart by a supermassive black hole in a process called "spaghettification".
An international team of researchers have discovered a dense, cold gas that's been shot out from the centre of the Milky Way "like bullets".
Canberrans and Northern Territorians are being encouraged to beam a message to Australia and the globe via space for the world’s largest ever Satellite Selfie
ANU researcher, Dr James Gilbert has been named one of Australia’s most innovative engineers.
Australia's space industry is booming despite the impact of coronavirus.
We now know just how massive the fastest-growing black hole in the Universe actually is, as well as how much it eats, thanks to new research led by ANU.
A black hole around 23 times the size of the Sun has swallowed a mysterious, much smaller astrophysical object.
A new infrared telescope built by ANU will monitor the entire southern sky in search of new cosmic events as they take place.
The ANU Translational Fellowship Program aims to break down the barriers between universities, society and industry by providing enhanced opportunities for...
The NGS2 instrument is an upgrade to the Adaptive Optics facility on the Gemini South telescope in Chile.
View some spectacular and rare aerial footage taken from inside the AAT observatory dome.