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Dr Brad Tucker: Exploding Stars, Dark Energy, and the End of the Universe

Dr Brad Tucker: Exploding Stars, Dark Energy, and the End of the Universe

Most stars end their lives in brilliant explosions known as supernovae. Brad will show how our understanding of these objects has been revolutionised using new techniques including the Kepler Space Telescope and what this means for the Universe.

New infrared telescope to help find Universe’s "hidden treasures" in real time

A new infrared telescope built by ANU will monitor the entire southern sky in search of new cosmic events as they take place.
Geoff Bonning: The Geology of Pluto

Geoff Bonning: The Geology of Pluto

A close look at a very distant and surprisingly active world, with icebergs the size of mountains, knifeblade ridges kilometres high, and a sea of nitrogen slushie.

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