Press Coverage

Our publications, research activities, and public engagement that have made the news:

  • Award announcements of the Australian Academy of Science, with CAASTRO Associate Investigator Chris Blake (Swinburne Univ.) receiving the 2013 Pawsey Medal for his Early Career Research achievements in Cosmology (16 January 2013)
  • Commentary on the New South Wales bushfires that posed a threat to the Siding Spring Observatory telescopes in the Sydney Morning Herald (Bryan Gaensler) and The Australian (Wiebke Ebeling), both on 15 January 2013

Photo By Reuters/REUTERS/Leif R. Jansson/Scanpix

  • "Leading the way in research" - Prof Stuart Wyithe, University of Melbourne, CAASTRO Theme Leader "Evolving Universe"; in UMelb VOICE newspaper,
    12 September - 9 October 2011
  • "A planet made of diamond" – Prof Matthew Bailes, Swinburne University of Technology, CAASTRO Theme Leader "Dynamic Universe"; Swinburne media office, 26 August 2011

    Total of other English sources (25-30 August 2011):
    12x print Australia
    8x print international
    22x broadcast Australia
    1x broadcast international
    8x wires/agencies
    112x online Australia
    220x online international
  • "Fellowships reward shining stars" – Prof Stuart Wyithe, University of Melbourne, CAASTRO Theme Leader "Evolving Universe"; in The Australian, 10 August 2011
  • "New Chatter on Dark Matter" – Prof Jeremy Mould, Swinburne University of Technology, CAASTRO Chief Investigator in "Evolving Universe" theme; in The Conversation, 15 April 2011

Photo: CAASTRO's Stuart Wyithe in The Australian (credit: David Geraghty)