To reach for the stars, Australia must focus on astronomy

Brian Schmidt
Contributors:
Rachel Webster & Tamara Davis

“Every decade, Australian astronomers get together to create a plan for our community. This is an exercise we are currently undertaking for release in 2015.

Here I look at how astronomy will help Australia fulfil its aspirations towards a strong, prosperous and secure future, through a fictionalised executive summary of astronomy’s 2025 Decadal Plan. …”

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