Discover the latest astronomy news about Swinburne’s research and expertise.
Swinburne startups make their mark in India
Fri 22 Mar 2019
Startups from Swinburne’s Innovation Precinct travelled to India’s top engineering institute to transform their ideas into business ventures.
Finding a home in Australia
Mon 18 Mar 2019
Compelling accounts of refugee and migrant settlements in Australia - Chelsea Tial
Swinburne and VCCI explore space technology
Wed 20 Feb 2019
Swinburne and the Victorian Chamber of Commerce demonstrate why space technology is important to Australian business.
Celebrating women and girls in science
Mon 11 Feb 2019
On International Day of Women and Girls in Science, we highlight the work of Swinburne’s Dr Rebecca Allen.
Fossil from the Big Bang discovered with giant telescope
Tue 18 Dec 2018
Swinburne astronomers have led the discovery of a rare fossil which offers new information about the Big Bang.
Swinburne STEM Superstars announced
Tue 11 Dec 2018
Swinburne’s Dr Muneera Bano and Felicity Furey are among 60 female STEM academics announced as Superstars of STEM.
Eyes on the sky
Thu 18 Oct 2018
What do star-gazing and big data have to do with blinding eye disease?
More ‘bright’ fast radio bursts revealed
Thu 11 Oct 2018
Australian researchers have found 20 more bursts, averaging one for every 14 days of observing.
More enigmatic ‘fast radio bursts’ discovered
Australian telescope almost doubles the known number of fast radio bursts.
Neutron star merger launched superfast ‘jet’ of materials
Thu 06 Sep 2018
Radio observations trace ‘jet’ of particles from neutron star merger moving at almost the speed of light.