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4MOST introduced to the scientific community

March 7, 2019

Last year, UWA DVCR Professor Robyn Owens signed off on a $1.4m investment to support the operations of two major astronomical facilities—the Anglo-Australian Telescope (AAT)…

4MOST introduced to the scientific community

Astronomical Investment for UWA

August 31, 2018

Are dark matter and dark energy real? How UWA is teaming up with leading Australian and European institutions to unlock two of the most compelling mysteries in contemporary physics.

Astronomical Investment for UWA

Clandestine Black Hole May Represent New Population

June 28, 2016

Astronomers have combined data from NASA’s Chandra X-ray Observatory, the Hubble Space Telescope and the National Science Foundation’s Karl G. Jansky Very Large Array (VLA) to conclude that a peculiar source of radio waves thought to be a distant galaxy is actually a nearby binary star system containing a low-mass star and a black hole.

Clandestine Black Hole May Represent New Population