Could there be more planets like Earth out in space? With life on them, like us? NASA is keen to find out.
By Teresa Belcher | Research; Research Featured; Science and technology; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering | Leave a comment
Curtin University has attracted one of the world’s leading astronomers from the Square Kilometre Array (SKA) project.
By April Kleer | General; Research; Science and technology; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering
Astronomers have used two Australian radio telescopes and several optical telescopes to study complex mechanisms that are fuelling jets of material blasting away from a black hole.
By Carole Kerr | General; Science and technology; Science and Engineering
The Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) has recorded a key milestone in its ongoing development, with the building and deployment of equipment for its Phase Two expansion now complete.
By Carole Kerr | Campus and community; General; Research; Research Featured; Science and technology; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering
Curtin University researcher Dr Natasha Hurley-Walker has been named Western Australian Young Tall Poppy Scientist of the Year at the 2017 WA Young Tall Poppy Science Awards.
By Lauren Sydoruk | Research; Science and Engineering
Researchers from Curtin University have joined forces with astronomers from around the world in a major project to capture radiation bursts, following the rare merger of two neutron stars.
By Carole Kerr | Campus and community; Future students; Research; Physical sciences and mathematics; Science and Engineering
Australia’s coastline is a great wave resource, but wave power technology has typically lagged behind other renewable developments. One company looking to challenge this is Bombora Wave Power.
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The 2017 Research and Engagement Awards combined, for the first time, the annual Curtin Excellence in Research Awards and the Curtin Media Awards.
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Curtin University has officially acknowledged the contribution and influence of mining great Dr Roy Woodall by naming a residential hall at Agricola in Kalgoorlie “Woodall Hall”.
By Carole Kerr | Alumni news; Campus and community; General; Engineering and mining; Science and Engineering
The likes of Apple and Whatsapp have so far refused to help authorities access the private messages of terrorists. And for good reason.
By Jarrad Long | Campus and community; Feature; Internet Communications; IT and computing | Leave a comment