Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
ABC Stargazing Live awarded David Allen Prize
Fri 29 Jun 2018
The Astronomical Society of Australia awarded the prize during its Annual Scientific Meeting hosted at Swinburne.
Australia's brightest minds meet to discuss space
Mon 25 Jun 2018
The ASA conference is the largest national astronomy meeting in Australia.
Victoria ideal home for new space agency
Mon 11 Jun 2018
Swinburne hosts launch for the Victorian Government's bid to secure Australia’s space agency.
Astronomy student wins astrophotography competition
Fri 25 May 2018
Suavi Lipinski’s astrophotography featured as part of the ABC’s Stargazing project.
Astronomy inspires artists
Thu 10 May 2018
Artists Pamela Bain and Carolyn Lewens explore the Universe with Swinburne’s Centre for Astrophysics and Supercomputing.
New WM Keck Observatory Remote Viewing Facility opens at Swinburne
Thu 12 Apr 2018
A new world-class facility enables researchers to remotely control the twin Keck Observatory telescopes in Hawaii from Hawthorn.
Surfing, stars and science sway Swinburne’s newest astronomer
Wed 28 Mar 2018
With one eye on the stars and the other on the surf, Swinburne’s newest astronomer has settled in to Melbourne
Tributes pour in for Stephen Hawking
Thu 15 Mar 2018
In the wake of Stephen Hawking’s death there have been reactions from the world of Astronomy in Australia.
Swinburne launches powerful supercomputer
Wed 07 Mar 2018
Swinburne launches one of Australia’s most powerful supercomputers.
Signal detected from first stars in the Universe
Thu 01 Mar 2018
Distinguished Professor Karl Glazebrook discusses the latest and most exciting astronomical discovery of the decade.