Category Archives: Research Highlights

Shedding New Light on Dark Matter

By Dr Mireia Montes Using the Hubble Space telescope’s past observations, astronomer Dr Mireia Montes’ group demonstrated that intracluster light—the diffuse glow between galaxies in a cluster—traces the path of dark matter, illuminating its distribution more accurately than existing methods. Galaxies are collections…

Greening our Coasts–The Living Seawalls Project

By Dr Mariana Mayer Pinto I would like to start this blog with a full disclosure–this is my first ever blog! So, apologies in advance if it’s not what you expected, I’m learning as I go. My amazing colleagues from the UNSW Women…