Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
New era of gravitational wave astronomy
Tue 13 Sep 2016
Professor Matthew Bailes outlines the successful bid for the OzGRav ARC Centre of Excellence.
Swinburne leads gravitational wave discovery
Thu 08 Sep 2016
The Australian Research Council has announced a new $31.3 million ARC Centre of Excellence for Gravitational Wave Discovery.
Astronomers find diversity in Ancient Universe
Thu 01 Sep 2016
Astronomers have charted the rise and fall of galaxies over 90 per cent of cosmic history.
Space oddity in the nearby Universe
Mon 08 Aug 2016
Swinburne astronomers have found a galaxy with a gas reservoir 8 billion times the mass of the Sun.
Dr Alan Duffy named a Eureka Prize finalist
Fri 29 Jul 2016
Swinburne astronomer Dr Alan Duffy is a finalist in the 2016 Australian Museum Eureka Prizes.
Hubble explores the Final Frontier
Mon 25 Jul 2016
Dr Alan Duffy explores the Hubble Telescope’s new image that peers through galaxies to the very edge of the observable Universe.
Five visible planets align
Thu 21 Jul 2016
Dr Alan Duffy offers tips for seeing five planets in the night sky with the naked eye in August 2016.
AstroTours to entertain Open Day visitors
Mon 18 Jul 2016
The ever popular AstroTours will again be featured at Swinburne's Open Day on 31 July 2016.
Beating heart of Crab Nebula
Mon 11 Jul 2016
Dr Alan Duffy discusses the Hubble Space Telescope’s latest images showing the core of Crab Nebula
Dr Alan Duffy shortlisted for Club Melbourne Fellowship
Thu 07 Jul 2016
Dr Alan Duffy is one of eight finalists for the inaugural Club Melbourne Fellowship.