Successful engine test brings Australian space launch capability a step closer
An Australian research consortium has successfully tested a next generation propulsion system that could enable high-speed flight and space launch services.
IT outage: RMIT Update
RMIT’s IT Services team is working to resolve some issues that have impacted access to some of the University’s supported applications and systems.
Industry partnership delivers real world training in homelessness
RMIT students are gaining a unique perspective through the first homelessness and housing course developed in collaboration with industry.
Experts from RMIT available for comment about Victoria's mental health royal commission final report
Experts from RMIT University are available to talk about the Royal Commission's upcoming final report into Victoria's mental health system. The report will be released on Tuesday 2 March, 2021, when experts will also be available to provide reaction.
NASA’s Perseverance Mars rover: expert comment
An expert from RMIT University is available to talk to media about NASA’s Perseverance rover landing on Mars in the Jezero crater on Friday 19 February. This is the first of three spacecraft to land on Mars, after the US, UAE and China all launched Martian landers in July 2020.
RMIT expert available for comment on Google’s latest media company deal and implications for the news media bargaining code
An expert from RMIT University is available to talk to media about the news media bargaining code following the announcement of Google’s latest media company deal.
Systemic change needed to increase women in construction: report
A new report for the Victorian Government has found women in trades and semi-skilled roles in construction experience high rates of discrimination and lack workplace support.
Recycling face masks into roads to tackle COVID-generated waste
Researchers have shown how disposable face masks could be recycled to make roads, in a circular economy solution to pandemic-generated waste.