We have a stellar history in the space sector from radio astronomy research, to managing complex facilities and observing Earth from above, to supporting data and manufacturing supply chains.
Three nations are launching ambitious missions to the red planet of Mars! The journey takes perseverance, ingenuity and timing.
Fast radio bursts are one of the great mysteries of the universe. Since their discovery, we have learned a great […]
Thanks to the discovery of five twinkling galaxies in a rare alignment, astronomers have been able to calculate the properties and geometry of an invisible gas cloud in space.
Come and check out the Murchison Radio-astronomy Observatory (MRO)!
Until recently, the Universe's gas filaments have been elusive. But now one was detected with our ASKAP radio telescope.
We recently detected the signature of fierce space weather from Proxima Cen, which implies an orbiting planet could be blasted with hazardous particles and magnetic fields.
Astronomers have mapped about a million previously undiscovered galaxies beyond the Milky Way, in the most detailed survey of the southern sky ever carried out using radio waves.
The iconic Parkes radio telescope received a special honour from Australia’s first scientists and astronomers: a traditional Indigenous name.
Astronomer Dr Chenoa Tremblay uses modern telescopes and supercomputing power to find and study atoms and molecules in interstellar space.
What goes into building an international astronomy treaty? Our astrophysicist Dr Sarah Pearce represented Australia in the international negotiations to establish the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) Observatory as an intergovernmental organisation.
Celebrate The Dish's addition to Australia’s National Heritage List with our downloadable colouring templates.
Our Parkes radio telescope, or 'The Dish', is the first functioning scientific instrument to join Australia's National Heritage List.