A rocky planet discovered in the Virgo constellation could change how we look for life in the universe.
UNSW-led research will enable astronomers to look at any galaxy in the Universe and predict when it will stop producing stars.
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Australian researchers have found the ideal position for qubits in silicon - a development that will help them to scale up atom-based quantum computers.
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The Australian-led GALAH project has released chemical information for 600,000 stars.
Scientists have trained an artificial intelligence (AI) to help understand the evolution of young stars and their planets – a new benchmark in the use of AI in astronomy.
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Scientists find remnant of strange dismembered star cluster at Galaxy’s edge
Stars viewed from a place called Dome A in Antarctica can finally be seen without their twinkle – which means in much greater detail.