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The future of Australian astronomy

Australian Science and Technology Council.

The future of Australian astronomy

a report to the Prime Minister

by Australian Science and Technology Council.

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Published by Australian Govt. Pub. Service in Canberra .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Australia.
    • Subjects:
    • Astronomy -- Australia.,
    • Astronomy -- Government policy -- Australia.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby the Australian Science and Technology Council (ASTEC).
      SeriesParliament / the Parliament of the Commonwealth of Australia,, no. 339 of 1989, Parliamentary paper (Australia. Parliament) ;, no. 1989/339.
      ContributionsAustralia. Prime Minister.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsJ905 .L3 1989. no. 339, QB33.A8 .L3 1989. no. 339
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvi, 38 p. ;
      Number of Pages38
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1971446M
      ISBN 100644107405
      LC Control Number90209363
      OCLC/WorldCa22661693

      Astronomy is a natural science which is the study of celestial objects (such as stars, galaxies, planets, moons, and nebulae), the physics, chemistry, and evolution of such objects, and phenomena that originate outside the atmosphere of Earth, including supernovae explosions, gamma ray bursts, and cosmic microwave background radiation. Australian Astronomy; Institutions. The Anglo-Australian Observatory operates the metre optical Anglo-Australian Telescope and metre UK Schmidt Telescope at Siding Spring Observatory. The Astronomical Society of Australia is the organisation of professional astronomers in Australia.

      Get this from a library! Australian concise Oxford dictionary: the future of Australian English. [Mark Gwynn; Amanda Laugesen;] -- The Australian Concise Oxford Dictionary is a compact and comprehensive dictionary for Australian users. It presents those words that are current and relevant in the Australian context. No other.   The hunt for ET will boost Australian astronomy J am EDT. Lewis Ball, CSIRO. Author. Lewis Ball Director, Astronomy and Space Science, CSIRO Disclosure statement Author: Lewis Ball.

      Astronomy Basics; How the sky works. Big Aussie Star Hunt Finding constellations and planets in the ever-moving night sky can be challenging. But with these tips, a . getting Australian astronomy involved in the Giant Magellan Telescope (Bhathal ). Their astute decision positioned the community for a leadership role in the new Australian astronomy is going global Ragbir Bhathal considers Australia’s ambitious decadal plan –, and finds that its global approach follows naturally.


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