Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
New ripples in cosmic pond
Thu 01 Jun 2017
LIGO has made a third detection of gravitational waves, ripples in space and time, demonstrating that a new window in astronomy has been firmly opened.
New institute pursues innovation in health
Wed 24 May 2017
The Iverson will focus on delivering innovative technology-assisted health outcomes.
Karl Glazebrook honoured by peers
Tue 23 May 2017
World leading observational astronomer elected to the Australian Academy of Science.
Patterns of creation
Fri 19 May 2017
Stem cells can be encouraged to sprout by changing the surface of the plastic they grow upon.
Swinburne and Tel Aviv University formalise partnership
Fri 28 Apr 2017
Swinburne has formalised the launch of a data science institute with Tel Aviv University with the signing of a joint agreement.
Australia’s cellular network scene in 2020
Thu 20 Apr 2017
TPG has announced it intends to become Australia’s fourth mobile network operator, along with Telstra, Optus and Vodafone.
Massive ‘dead red’ galaxy seen for first time
Wed 12 Apr 2017
A galaxy has stopped making stars only 1.65 billion years after the Big Bang.
The monster galaxy that grew up too fast
Thu 06 Apr 2017
An ancient dead galaxy may change the way we think about the evolution of galaxies.
Outreach—why reach out?
Wed 05 Apr 2017
Taking science out of the lab and into the mainstream is something worth tuning in for.
Mysterious bursts do come from outer space
Mon 03 Apr 2017
Research using data from the Molonglo Telescope has confirmed that fast radio bursts come from outer space.