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ICRAR black hole researcher named WA’s top science student
21 Aug 2015

ICRAR PhD candidate Tom Russell has been named the State’s top science student at the Premier’s Science Awards.

Scientists measure Slow Death of the Universe
11 Aug 2015
An international team of astronomers studying 200,000 galaxies has precisely measured the energy generated within a portion of space and shown how quickly the Universe is dying.

Super Star takes on Black Holes in Jet Contest
04 Aug 2015
A team of scientists in the Australia and the Netherlands discovered powerful jets blasting out of a double star system known as PSR J1023+0038.

Dead galaxies in Coma Cluster may be packed with dark matter
20 Jul 2015

Galaxies in a cluster roughly 300 million light years from Earth could contain as much as 100 times more dark matter than visible matter, according to an Australian study.

What happens when Cosmic Giants meet Galactic Dwarfs?
13 Jul 2015
When two different sized galaxies smash together, the larger galaxy stops the smaller one making new stars, according to a study of more than 20,000 merging galaxies.

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Public Events

Everyone is welcome at ICRAR's public events and seminars (see the calendar below).

The Light Fantastic
7:00pm, 8th of July, 2015

Neutrino Hunters
6:15pm, 14th of July, 2015


Would you like to give a seminar at ICRAR? Please get in touch! Contact Jean-Pierre Macquart for ICRAR's Curtin University node, or Anna Kapinska/Jonghwan Rhee for ICRAR's The University of Western Australia node.

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