Binar-1 cubesat
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We’ve built Australia’s first scratch-built satellite – and it’s a giant leap towards the Moon

- August 24, 2021 4 MIN READ

On August 28, a SpaceX rocket will blast off from Cape Canaveral in Florida, carrying supplies bound for the International Space Station. But also on board will be a small satellite that represents a giant leap into space for our research program here in Western Australia. Our satellite, called Binar-1 after the Noongar word for… Read more »