Cosmic bursts find all that missing matter

Mysterious explosions emitting radio waves in space help solve a longstanding mystery. This resource is suited to students in years 8, 9, and 10 studying Earth and Space, Chemical and Physical sciences. It discusses Australia’s contribution to the detection of … Continued

Why astronomy matters in times of crisis

It’s about international bonds and inspiration, not just technology. This article focusses on Australian astronomy being carried out right now, and the importance of continuing this work through the pandemic. Use it to demonstrate some history of astronomy and the … Continued

Engineering the Square Kilometre Array

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 Engineering the Square Kilometre Array Word Count/Video Length: 569/2:32m The world’s … Continued

Astronomers discover galaxies spin like clockwork

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System; Big Bang Theory Additional: Careers; Maths; Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences – Earth in Space Years: 5, 7, 10 Astronomers discover galaxies spin like clockwork Astronomers discover galaxies … Continued

A new signal from the very beginning of the universe

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Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – Big Bang Theory Additional: Careers; Technology Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences – Earth in Space Years: 10 A new signal from the very beginning of the universe A new signal from the … Continued

Working on SKA

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences – The Solar System Additional – Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Years: 7, 10 Gene drive pioneer warns CRISPR-based pest control may spin out of control Getting in … Continued

How do radio telescopes work?

Topics: Earth and Space Sciences - The Solar System Physical Sciences - Energy Additional: Careers Concepts (South Australia): Earth and Space Sciences - Earth in Space Physical Sciences - Energy Years: 5, 7, 9, 10 Video length: 1:45m Astronomers have … Continued

Australia’s History and Future in Space

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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 Australia’s History and Future in Space Australia’s History and Future in Space Word count: 667 + … 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