Celebrating World Space Week | Swinburne

Global interest in the space race and the launch of the James Webb Space Telescope have rekindled interest in astronomy and related fields. To celebrate Space Week (October 4-10), here are some of Swinburne’s next_gen researchers that help drive innovation and improve our understanding of space. Shedding light on the Universe Dr Anais Möller studies … Read more

$2M Future Fellowships awarded to star-powered researchers

Two Swinburne astrophysicists have received future Australian Research Council (ARC) grants worth more than $ 1 million each. Future four-year scholarships support mid-career researchers to undertake high-quality research in areas of national and international advantage, such as cybersecurity, energy, resources, and advanced manufacturing. Swinburne’s Vice Chancellor of Research, Professor Karen Hapgood, was quick to share … Read more

African nations seek funds as cost of climate change rises

MOMBASA, Kenya (AP) – From drought to cyclones and sea level rise, the cost of climate change damage in Africa will only increase as the world warms, raising concerns from activists and officials about how pay them. Africa’s islands and coastal states – and the 116 million people who inhabit them – will be heavily … Read more