The Northern Territory’s space industry: Ready for take-off or pie in the sky?

The stars might finally be aligning for the Northern Territory's nascent space industry, with an Australian Space Agency off the ground, regulation in the process of being updated and a company set to build Australia's first launch site in Arnhem Land.

Camera partly developed by Australian researchers fired into space on rocket

A high resolution camera which was partly developed in Melbourne and launched towards the International Space Station on Friday will be used to fight bushfires and monitor the health of the Great Barrier Reef.

‘A warfighting domain’: Is the global race for space supremacy reigniting?

The sight of X-wings battling TIE-fighters or the Starship Enterprise shooting off into the stars were once reserved for sci-fi epics. But Donald Trump's "Space Force" announcement brings space battles a lot closer to reality.