Discover the latest science news about Swinburne’s research, teaching and student success stories.
OzStar aids search for gravitational waves
Fri 18 Aug 2017
A new $4 million supercomputer based at Swinburne will help in the search for gravitational waves.
ANZAAS medal for Professor Tom Spurling
Tue 15 Aug 2017
Professor Tom Spurling AM has been honoured for his scientific career spanning more than 55 years.
Bacteria busters shortlisted for Eureka Prize
Mon 14 Aug 2017
Swinburne researchers recognised for developing a new weapon in the fight against antibiotic resistant bacteria.
Explore the Final Frontier
Fri 11 Aug 2017
Dr Katie Mack and Associate Professor Alan Duffy explore the cosmos using the latest virtual reality technology as part of National Science Week.
Reducing dependency on opioid painkillers
Thu 10 Aug 2017
Ben O’Mara explores rural and regional Australia’s dependency on opioid painkillers.
72-hour 'Makeathon' to return to Swinburne
Thu 03 Aug 2017
Swinburne calls for makers and creators to join TOM Makeathon for assistive technologies.
A new look at a lost dinosaur dig
Fri 28 Jul 2017
A sauropod dig site in Outback Queensland has been rediscovered after 80 years.
New look at an old dinosaur
Thu 27 Jul 2017
The bones of a long-necked sauropod discovered in Queensland may hold clues to the evolution of dinosaurs in Australia.
Black hole science made child’s play
Thu 20 Jul 2017
New research shows that a black hole’s mass can be accurately estimated.
The great galactic recession
Mon 17 Jul 2017
New modelling shows that the first galaxies weren’t forming as quickly as they could have.