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The AITC Team at the Australian National University (ANU) Advanced Instrumentation and Technology Centre (AITC) has won the 2021 ANU Vice-Chancellor's...
Australian scientists will help construct one of the world’s most powerful telescopes that will push the cosmic frontier of what is visible.
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...
Australia's largest ever selfie has captured some incredible images from the ACT and the Northern Territory.
An international team of astronomers has challenged a popular theory that mysterious dark matter dominates gravity in the inner parts of spiral galaxies such...
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.