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Free Astronomy Public Lectures - the playlist should be back online soon.

9/2/2018Dr Emily PetroffASTRON - the Netherlands Institute for Radio AstronomyThe Fast Radio Burst MysteryAMDC30118:30-19:30Audio recording
16/3/2018Prof. Mike HudsonUniversity of Waterloo, CanadaCosmic Mirages: Seeing Dark Matter with Gravitational LensesAMDC30118:30-19:30Audio recording
TBA/18Assoc. Prof. Tara MurphyThe University of SydneyTitle TBAAMDC30118:30-19:30
27/4/18Dr Angel R Lopez-SanchezAAO and Macquarie UniversityCapturing the light of the UniverseATC10118:30-19:30Audio recording
11/5/18Assoc. Prof. Jeff CookeCentre for Astrophysics and SupercomputingDeeper, Wider, Faster: Chasing the fastest bursts in the UniverseAMDC30118:30-19:30Audio coming
1/6/18Dr Duane Hamacher and Krystal De NapoliMonash UniversityThe rapidly growing world of Indigenous astronomyAMDC30118:30-19:30Book
27/6/18Prof. Lisa KewleyANUHarleywood-Oxygen: breathing in starsATC10119:00-20:00Book
17/8/18Dr Rebecca AllenSwinburne UniversityState of the Universe VIII: People EditionATC10118:30-19:30Book

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For all enquiries relating to the Free Astronomy Public Lectures, please contact:

Liz Thackray
T: +61 3 9214 5569
F: +61 3 9214 8797

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Previous Free Astronomy Public Lectures

The Free Astronomy Public Lectures begin during the International Year of Astronomy in 2009. All audio recordings can be accessed via the playlist below.

  • 2017
  • 2016
  • 2015
  • 2014
  • 2013
  • 2012
  • 2011
  • 2010
  • 2009