Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
Thanks Super New Moon for a great meteor shower
Wed 04 May 2016
The Eta Aquarids meteor shower through the debris tail of the Halley Comet.
Young university, big research impact
Fri 22 Apr 2016
Swinburne has improved its standing in this year’s Nature Index.
From interstellar travel to Martian beer
Wed 20 Apr 2016
Dr Alan Duffy looks at recent astronomical discoveries
Swinburne ranks as top uni under 50 years old
Thu 07 Apr 2016
The Times Higher Education Top 150 under 50 features Swinburne as a rising star.
Hidden stars, baby planets and blowup spaceships
Tue 05 Apr 2016
Dr Alan Duffy looks at recent astronomical discoveries.
Something new under a (dead) sun
Fri 01 Apr 2016
Dr Alan Duffy looks at the discovery of a white dwarf star made almost entirely of oxygen.
Brian Greene yes but string theory no
Tue 15 Mar 2016
Dr Alan Duffy explains why he admires physicist Dr Brian Greene, but not his major research topic.
Dr Alan Duffy to host evening with Brian Greene
Tue 08 Mar 2016
Swinburne’s Dr Alan Duffy will join prominent physicist Dr Brian Greene at his Melbourne show.
Students want course flexibility and career development
Fri 04 Mar 2016
New survey results show how critical it is for Australian universities to focus on graduate employability.
Locating mysterious bursts places Universe on the scales
Thu 25 Feb 2016
The discovery of a fast radio burst has enabled scientists to conduct a unique census of the Universe’s electron count.