The Astrosite, a cutting-edge camera developed in western Sydney, could help prevent satellites located beyond Earth's atmosphere smashing into each other.
Some say supermoons are an "embarrassment to everything else we call super", but astrophysicist Brad Tucker reckons tonight is still a good excuse to go and have a look at the moon.
What will the future of humanity look like? Renowned physicist Michio Kaku predicts it will be in space — and says we may not have any choice in the matter if we want to avoid extinction.
Understanding dark energy may be the key to figuring out the most vexing mystery in physics, the problem Albert Einstein spent the last 40 years of his life trying to solve. And UQ astrophysicist Professor Tamara Davis is at the forefront of a worldwide effort to discover its secrets.
NASA could soon be resuming the search for life beyond Earth, with the US Government asking the agency to look into how it would expand the search for "techno signatures" — the key to determining whether or not we're alone in the universe.
We like to think of Earth as having a lot of water, but we've got nothing compared to watery giants that scientists say could be orbiting stars far away.