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Research story | 6 Mar 2020
If you look at the list of ANU College of Science research projects receiving funding in the 2020 round of ARC Discovery Grants, something stands out.
News | 4 Mar 2020
ANU will lead the development of the first Australian satellite designed to predict bushfires and their behaviour.
Career story | 28 Feb 2020
Shanae King builds systems that are literally out of this world – or they will be, one day.
News | 30 Jan 2020
An old space telescope, IRAS, will potentially collide with a decommissioned satellite, GGSE-4, raining debris in Earth’s orbit.
News | 28 Jan 2020
Astronomers have found a 'vampire' star in the midst of a feeding frenzy, with the help of an automated program that is sifting through archived data.
News | 8 Jan 2020
The detection of two neutron stars colliding in space about five billion trillion kilometres away has left a team of scientists scratching their heads.
Student blog | 25 Nov 2019
Astronomy and Astrophysics Masters student, Donghee Nam, shares his research into star formation.
News | 13 Nov 2019
A star is travelling at more than six million km/h through the Milky Way after being flung from the centre of our galaxy by a supermassive black hole.
News | 31 Oct 2019
Scientists at The Australian National University have found a way to better detect all collisions of stellar-mass black holes in the Universe.
News | 25 Sep 2019
Budding astronomers from across the Canberra region now have greater access to high-quality telescopes at Mt Stromlo Observatory.