Gravitational Waves

In 2015, astronomers shook the world of science when they made the first ever detection of gravitational waves. This feat – which won them the Nobel Prize – recorded the ripples in spacetime created by a colossal crash between two … Continued

In Class With… Neil deGrasse Tyson

Get access to the biggest STEM names and brightest minds with our In Class With... series. The legend of science and screen Neil deGrasse Tyson stopped to tackle questions from school students around Australia in this exclusive In Class With… … Continued

New class of quasars offers clue to fate of our galaxy

Astronomers looking for the blue ones make an important discovery. This captivating article could be used alongside Earth and Space and Physical Sciences for years 7, 9, and 10 as well as Senior Sciences. Interactive class activity included. Word Count … Continued

Gravitational waves: biggest black hole merger ever detected revealed

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Additional: Careers, Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 10 Gravitational waves: biggest black hole merger ever detected revealed Word Count: 509 This exciting discovery … Continued

Astronomers observe matter falling into a black hole at superfast speeds

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System, Big Bang Theory Additional: Careers, Technology; Engineering Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 10 Astronomers observe matter falling into a black hole at | Cosmos … Continued

In Class With… Brian Cox 2014

Get access to the biggest STEM names and brightest minds with our In Class With... series. Topics: Biological Sciences – Ecosystems; Genetics Chemical Sciences – Mixtures and Separations; Atoms; Solids/Liquids/Gases; Particle Models Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System; … Continued