The 2021 award recipients are joint winners James Buchan & Stefan Duchesne from ICRAR-Curtin and Ruby Wright from ICRAR-UWA.
Galaxies are being killed in one of the most extreme regions of the nearby Universe and astronomers think they know why.
An Australian-built major subsystem for the European Southern Observatory’s 4MOST instrument has arrived in Germany at the Leibniz Institute for Astrophysics Potsdam (AIP) ready for testing prior to installation on the four-metre VISTA telescope located in the Atacama Desert in Chile.
The results are in from a study of a strange signal picked up last year by the Breakthrough Listen project. It turns out to be Earth-based interference from human technologies, not a signal from the Proxima Centauri system.
Scientists discover two galaxies that formed more than 13 billion years ago, that have been hidden by dust until now.
The Powerhouse has announced the appointment of Kat Ross, astrophysicist and founder of the #IncludeHer campaign, as the new Sydney Observatory Astronomy Ambassador.