Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
Swinburne research captures public attention
Mon 14 Dec 2015
A Swinburne paper has rated as one of the most shared and discussed academic stories of 2015.
Last (best!) Meteor Shower of 2015
Fri 11 Dec 2015
Dr Alan Duffy give tips on the best times to view the Geminids meteor shower.
Leading the world in physics
Fri 04 Dec 2015
Swinburne’s reputation for high impact research in physics is confirmed in the Excellence in Research for Australia 2015 ratings.
ERA 2015: Swinburne continues its rapid rise
Thu 03 Dec 2015
Swinburne's science, technology and innovation focus strongly recognised.
Stars in their eyes
Tue 01 Dec 2015
Emily Petroff saw the burst using the Parkes radio telescope in New South Wales.
Mon 30 Nov 2015
Albert Einstein wrestled with unifying gravity with electromagnetism and quantum mechanics.
Fact over fiction on the 'apocalyptic' super blood moon
Fri 25 Sep 2015
Swinburne's Dr Alan Duffy sheds light on some myths about the upcoming lunar eclipse.
How we plan to bring dark matter to light
Thu 17 Sep 2015
Dark matter is notoriously hard to detect, but a new experiment might finally shed light on this mysterious substance.
Astronomers discover full glory of the Universe
Wed 12 Aug 2015
The Universe is brighter than was previously thought, according to research conducted by astronomers from Australia and Europe.
Professor Sarah Maddison appointed Dean of Science at Swinburne
Thu 30 Jul 2015
Astrophysicist Professor Sarah Maddison to lead science at Swinburne.