Columbia: NASA blew it

Word Count / Video Length: 379 / 10:00 mins NASA’s return to space after the Columbia disaster was “ugly” and fraught with internal arguments and mistrust, says Charles Camarda – a NASA astronaut who flew on the mission. This gripping … Continued

Australian astrophysicists detect ancient star-crash

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - Big Bang Theory Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Forces and Motion, Energy Years: 7, 8, … Continued

Australian astronomers track down the source of elusive fast radio burst

Topics: Chemical Sciences - Atoms, Solids/Liquids/Gases, Particle Models Earth and Space Sciences - Solar System, Big Bang Theory Physical Sciences - Forces, Energy Additional: Careers, Maths, Technology, Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Properties of Matter, Change of Matter … Continued

All eyes on Mars

Topics: Chemical Sciences – Radiation and Nuclear Earth and Space Sciences – Solar System Additional: Communications Concepts (South Australia): Chemical Sciences - Change of Matter Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 All Eyes On Mars … Continued

Square Kilometre Array

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 Video length: 3:46m What will it take to build the world's largest telescope? Why would … Continued

Goodbye Cassini

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Solar System Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 Video length: 1:07m Astronomer Alan Duffy says thanks and farewell to NASA's Cassini satellite. This mission changed everything … Continued

Are you already an ‘official’ Space Scientist?

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Solar System Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 So You Found a Solar System Word count: 715 How everyday people around Australia recently found … Continued

Australia’s First Satellite – WRESAT

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System Additional: Careers; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 WRESAT – Australia’s First Satellite Word count: 610 Just ten years after the … Continued