Unexpected flash leads researchers to monster black hole in cosmic feeding frenzyDecember 1, 2022
An MIT-led study triggered by a surprising deep space ‘flash’ could help us learn how supermassive black holes feed and grow.
ICRAR to build the ‘beating heart’ of the Square Kilometre ArrayNovember 28, 2022
ICRAR’s University of Western Australia node has been awarded the construction contract to build the Square Kilometre Array’s Frequency Distribution System in South Africa.
Taking the James Webb Space Telescope’s images to the next levelNovember 23, 2022
Researchers at the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) have released a spectacular new render of the first James Webb Space Telescope (JWST) image. Utilising specialised software, the new image shows the incredible capabilities of the JWST and the how deeply it can search the universe.
ICRAR’s Dr Adelle Goodwin named a ‘Superstar of STEM’November 18, 2022
Black hole researcher and International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) astrophysicist, Dr Adelle Goodwin, has been named a Superstar of STEM by Science and Technology Australia.
WALLABY builds an intergalactic map in the outbackNovember 15, 2022
A radio telescope in remote Western Australia is helping to build a 3D map of the night sky, mapping galaxies up to a billion light years away.
WA researchers lead the way in hi-tech communicationsNovember 2, 2022
A team of Western Australian researchers have found a way to avoid the need to use radio transmitters in critical communications, using new technology featuring super-fast optical lasers.