Luke Davies


I am a scientist with the International Centre for Radioastronomy Research (ICRAR), where I study how galaxies have changed from the Big Bang to the present day. Every day I aim to answer key questions about the Universe such as, how did the first groups of stars come together to form galaxies, how do galaxies change as the Universe expands over time and how do we eventually form galaxies like our own Milky Way?


ICRAR is an institute of astronomers, engineers and big data specialists supporting the Square Kilometre Array, the world’s largest radio telescope. ICRAR is an equal joint venture between Curtin University and The University of Western Australia, with funding support from the State Government of Western Australia.


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Sausages, SPHERE, and Mother's Day: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Space junk, Einstein, and star colours: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Space junk, Einstein, & star colours: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR (Captioned)
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IceCube blazar neutrino detection: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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IceCube blazar neutrino detection: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR (Captioned)
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Supernovae, the Moon, & our Universe: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Supernovae, the Moon, & our Universe: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Space junk, galaxy shapes, and cheese: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Space junk and galaxy shapes: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Fumes, dark energy, and black death: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Fumes & dark energy: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR (Captioned)
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Galaxies, black holes, and turkeys: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Galaxies and black holes: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR (Captioned)
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NASA tests & data storage: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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NASA tests, Matter & Data storage: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Christmas is in the air at Astro Morning Tea
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Christmas is in the air: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Particles and moon caves: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR (Captioned)
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Particles, moon cave, and bombs: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Fly though the Universe with the GAMA survey
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Fly though the Universe with the GAMA survey (captioned)
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The number zero, a vanished star, & going batty: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Zeroes and vanished stars: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Columbus, Caterpillars and WASP: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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ISS, Illegal activity and Pineapples: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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ISS and Pineapples: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Gravity, Plutomania and the Day Comedy Dies: Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR
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Gravity and Plutomania: Astro Morning Tea (Captioned)
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Astro Morning Tea: Environmentalism and everything is Dutch! (Captioned)
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Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR: Environmentalism, Missing things and everything is Dutch!
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Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR: Moon Landings, Scary Accordions and Smart Animals
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Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR: Space Weather, Extra Dimensions, and Pringles
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Astro Morning Tea with ICRAR: Secret Space Station, Drones and Fresh Milk
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The Electromagnetic Spectrum

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