Tiny SkyHopper CubeSat to search for answers to big questions in astronomy

July 17 / 195

Researchers from the Faculty of Science and the Melbourne School of Engineering are working to design, build and launch into space a small but powerful ‘fast-response infrared telescope’, a nano-satellite known generically as a CubeSat.

Physics and maths skills stretched to the limit!

December 15 / 173

Indigenous high school students put their maths and physics skills to the ultimate test with a precision bungie jumping competition at the University earlier this month.

University community scoops the pool with five Melbourne-Boston fellowships

November 14 / 149

A French horn player, a bioinformatician, two science teachers and a physicist have received 2014 Hugh Rogers Fellowships for travel to Boston.

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