NASA-trained astronaut joins team NSW in bid for Australia’s first space agency

NASA-trained astronaut joins team NSW in bid for Australia’s first space agency

Posted May 23, 2018 14:59:51 Photo: Dr Paul Scully-Power in his NASA astronaut uniform before his 1984 mission (Supplied: NASA) New South Wales is hoping some extra star power will help its bid to bring the nation’s first space agency to Sydney. Australia’s first astronaut, Dr Paul Scully-Power, has been …

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‘World-first’ bid to launch man into space using helium balloon goes up in hot air

‘World-first’ bid to launch man into space using helium balloon goes up in hot air

Updated May 15, 2018 11:15:33 External Link: A space capsule carrying the astronaut was due to be launched from Alice Springs. Related Story: From the outback to the galaxy, space balloons launched to study the Milky Way A “world-first” bid to launch a man into space using a helium balloon …

New space agency boss predicts booming sector could produce 20,000 Australian jobs

New space agency boss predicts booming sector could produce 20,000 Australian jobs

Posted May 14, 2018 00:29:35 The scientist who will head the country’s first dedicated space agency believes Australia’s relatively small industry could soon treble in size, producing up to 20,000 new jobs in just over a decade. Former CSIRO boss Megan Clark will today be formally named as the head …

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Australia is late to the space agency party, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing – Science News

Australia is late to the space agency party, but that’s not necessarily a bad thing – Science News

After announcing plans for a national space agency in September, the Federal Government will put its money where its mouth is. On Tuesday, it will commit $50 million of seed funding in this year’s budget to establish the Australian space agency. Looking abroad, Australia is pretty late to the party. …

Budget 2018: ‘Seed funding’ for Australian space agency to be unveiled

Budget 2018: ‘Seed funding’ for Australian space agency to be unveiled

Posted May 03, 2018 04:48:03 Australia’s push for a slice of the rapidly growing space industry will receive a $50 million injection in the federal budget, the ABC can reveal. Next Tuesday, the Government will unveil “seed funding” to finally establish a dedicated Australian space agency to coordinate existing efforts …

Sydney burial plots in high demand as critical shortage of cemetery space looms

Sydney burial plots in high demand as critical shortage of cemetery space looms

Updated May 01, 2018 13:51:12 Photo: The new burial space set aside at Rookwood cemetery will extend the space for Jewish people at Rookwood for four years. (ABC News: Nicole Chettle) Religious communities are calling on the New South Wales Government to urgently find and allocate more burial plots with …