Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
Cyber security student challenge
Mon 05 May 2014
Students demonstrate their cyber knowledge in a real-life scenario in a national 24-hour competition.
First measurement of a day on alien planet
Thu 01 May 2014
The first measurement of a day on an exoplanet may confirm a pattern in the way planets spin in Solar Systems.
Partial solar eclipse at sunset around Australia
Mon 28 Apr 2014
Dr Alan Duffy explains three ways to see the partial solar eclipse.
NASA’s Ladee crashes ‘Dark’ side of the Moon
Sat 19 Apr 2014
NASA spectacularly ended the successful Ladee (Lunar Atmosphere and Dust Environment Explorer) spacecraft’s 100-day exploration.
New housing research book by Swinburne academic out now
Thu 17 Apr 2014
Swinburne Dr Sean McNelis has released a new book that attempts to improve the quality of research being undertaken.
Swinburne scientist keeps AFL players up to speed
Tue 15 Apr 2014
Research based on military aviation training proves successful in the sporting arena
Swinburne debuts new 3D film - Telescope
Wed 09 Apr 2014
The Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing's newest high-definition 3D short feature makes its debut this month.
Swinburne leaps forward in scientific research ranking
Thu 03 Apr 2014
Swinburne University of Technology has been recognised as one of the Asia-Pacific’s finest institutions for world-class scientific research.
Black hole makes 'String of Pearls' clusters
Tue 01 Apr 2014
Swinburne researchers have discovered huge young star clusters resembling a string of pearls around a black hole in the centre of a distant galaxy.
Creating virtual universes
Fri 28 Mar 2014
Swinburne has launched a free online astronomy virtual laboratory that allows scientists to build customised views of the Universe.