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PLATO-R in Antarctica

Deep freeze telescope reveals galactic carbon trail

Using a telescope in Antarctica, researchers have identified a giant gas cloud that appears to be in an early stage of formation.

Mopra dish

Australian dish charts where stars are born

CSIRO radio telescope studies a neighbouring galaxy for clues to the birth of stars.

Simulation of a star-forming galaxy

Aussie student finds ‘living dinosaurs’ in space

Ancient type of galaxy has been found to exist in today’s universe.

Artist's impression of the dusty cloud surrounding the star IRAS 13481-6124

Big stars aren’t special

Strong new evidence that huge stars are born the same way as small ones.

An artist's impression of the Herschel infrared space observatory

Space observatory’s first results

First results from the Herschel space observatory reveal hidden details of star formation.