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Research by ICRAR scientists has generated more than 4000 articles from over 50 countries, attracting a global readership in the millions. Recent media releases and links to select media coverage are provided below.

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Latest media releases

Telescopes team up to study giant galaxy

Dec 12/ 2017

Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fuelling jets of material blasting away from a…

Telescopes team up to study giant galaxy

Perth company trials satellite deployer in Zero-G

Nov 21/ 2017

Picosat Systems and the International Centre for Radio Astronomy Research (ICRAR) have trialled a satellite deployment on a “Zero-G” flight above France. ICRAR researcher Dr…

Perth company trials satellite deployer in Zero-G

Select Media Coverage

Date Title Source Type
20170329 Astrónomos captan una visión sin precedentes del halo de una galaxia activa cercana lainformation.com online
20170329 Halo Of Nearby Starburst Galaxy Seen In Detail International Business Times online
20160924 A ‘game-changer in the search for aliens’: China switches on world’s biggest telescope The Telegraph online
20161026 See Astronomers’ Hydrogen Map of Milky Way Galaxy with Unprecedented Detail Nature World News online
20161020 Under the Milky Way: what a new map reveals about our galaxy The Conversation online
20170119 Dark Matter Could Be Destroying Distant Galaxies Smithsonian Magazine online
20170314 White dwarf X9 is closest star found orbiting a black hole at astonishing 12 million km/h The Sydney Morning Herald online
20170411 SKA telescope project spurs Kiwi big data breakthrough Reseller News online
20161027 Australian astronomers at ICRAR reveal how the sky would look in radio waves The Sydney Morning Herald online
20161026 Lighting Up the Night Skies The New York Times online
20170505 Friendly invitation to the universe The West Australian print
20170224 The Square Kilometre Array: going to infinity and beyond Australian Financial Review print