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Aussie Astronomer Thanks The Academy For Award Win
It’s one of the world’s most prestigious awards in science, it’s only handed out every two years and it’s been going for longer than the Nobel prize – and it’s just been won by an Australian woman astronomer.
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Young star is born of fire
In a galaxy far, far away (or somewhere a little closer) at around 22,000 light-years away, a young star is growing up and the way it has undergone its growth spurt has been observed for the very first time from earth.
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Major Satellite Could Help With Ground Control
Australia could assist small Pacific island nations in their efforts to mitigate against climate change from space thanks to a partnership between the CSIRO and the UK Space Agency.
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Complicated Cosmic Dance
First described by Einstein over a century ago, frame dragging theory is a rather complicated concept which basically suggests space is elastic. What it loosely means is when space is effected, so is time.
About Starstruck

From the very dawn of the space age, National Geographic has covered the science, mystery and adventures of space exploration with unrivaled access, in-depth news reporting and cutting-edge science and technology. National Geographic launches StarStruck; a yearlong celebration of space. Culminating with the 50th anniversary of the historic Apollo 11 moon landing next July we embark on a new storytelling odyssey, exploring the past, present and future of space. 

 

 

 

 

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