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Gravitational waves discovered: the universe has spoken

It’s only fair to share…Gravitational waves discovered: the universe has spoken David Blair, University of Western Australia Up until now, humanity has been deaf to the gravitational “sounds” of the universe. At last, we have heard our first message. On September 14, 2015, the first data arrived! Our observation of the gravitational waves from the… Read more »

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Hubble in pictures: astronomers’ top picks

It’s only fair to share…Hubble in pictures: astronomers' top picks Tanya Hill, Museum Victoria In this special feature, we have invited top astronomers to handpick the Hubble Space Telescope image that has the most scientific relevance to them. The images they’ve chosen aren’t always the colourful glory shots that populate the countless “best of” galleries… Read more »