• GalaxiesInMolecules

    Galaxy silhouettes reveal few seeds for new stars (Image: ESO/L. Calçada/ESA/AOES Medialab, Swinburne Astronomy Productions)

  • HeII_Reionization

    Universe breaks its fever (Image credit: Swinburne University of Technology)

  • galaxy_feeding

    Galactic feeding frenzy (Image credit: ESO/L. Calada/ESA/AOES Medialab)

  • UHRF_comb

    Australia’s first ‘astrocomb’!

  • alpha_dipole

    Nature’s laws may vary across the sky (background image: Axel Mellinger © 2009)

  • frequency_comb

    World’s first ‘astrocomb’!

  • Mauna_Kea_MalecA

    Observatories atop Mauna Kea, Hawaii (Image credit: Adrian Malec)

  • qso_flyout

    Quasar absorption line research (Image: The Hubble Heritage Team (AURA/STSci/NASA)]

  • VLT_MilkyWay

    European Southern Observatory’s ‘top 100′ images (Image credit: ESO/H.H. Heyer)

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