Media Corner

27 May 2019

The activities "Dark-sky-friendly Lighting Fixture STEM Competition" was reported by Headline Daily, Ming Pao & Oriental Daily News. The press release can be found here.

4 Nov 2017

Prof. H.F Chau and Dr. S.C.Y. Ng were interviewed by RTHK in the programme HK Stories.

27 Mar 2017

Dr. J.K.C. Leung and Dr. J.C.S. Pun were interviewed by HK01 on the Aberdeen Tunnel Laboratory. 

24 Sep 2016

Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was interviewed by SCMP on the topic "World’s largest single-aperture radio telescope, with diameter of 500 metres, expected to help make major contributions to the understanding of the universe".

25 Jun 2016

Dr. J.C.S. Pun appeared in the "Global View" (世界觀) programme of the TVB News Channel to discuss light pollution.

10 Jun 2016

The activities "Light Pollution Research Competition 2015-16" & "Light Pollution Video Competition 2015-16" were reported by Hong Kong Wen Wei Po. The press release can be found here.

21 Apr 2016

Work of Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was featured in the ATNF Daily Picture.

15 Mar 2016

Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was invited by the "Knowledge Magazine" to write an article on "Gravitational Waves --- A New Window to The Universe".

24 Nov 2015

Press Release by Dr. David Frew and Prof. Q.A. Parker:
HKU astronomers develop a new method to estimate more accurate distances between “planetary nebulae” and the Earth. English Version, Chinese Version

12 Nov 2015

Dr C.W. So was interviewed by the program 宇宙狂熱 of Metro Radio (新城生活台) on the topic of light pollution.

5 Oct 2015

Dr. J.C.S. Pun was invited as a guest speaker in the program 「完全時尚手冊 - 通往宇宙的窗口」(starts at ~6:20) by the Phoenix TV.

27 Aug 2015

The HKU Aberdeen Tunnel underground laboratory and the Daya Bay Underground Neutrino Laboratories were featured in a RTHK program 「地下秩序 - 潛藏空間」.
Dr. J.K.C. Leung and Prof. Kam-Biu Luk were interviewed in the program. 

19 Aug 2015

Prof. Q.A. Parker was interviewed by the Australian Broadcasting Corporation “starstuff”  following his press release on “Kathryn’s Wheel” colliding galaxies.

17 Aug 2015

Press Release by Prof. Q.A. Parker:
Collaboration of HKU and University of Manchester astrophysicists leads to discovery of a spectacular galaxy collision lurking behind the Milky Way -- Celestial fireworks mark nearest galaxy “train-wreck”. English Version, Chinese Version

24 Dec 2014

Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was interviewed by The Sun and The Oriental Daily.

3 Oct 2014

Press Release:
Daya Bay neutrino experiment publishes a new result on its first search for a “sterile” neutrino.
English Version
,  Chinese Version

2 Sep 2014

Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was interviewed by the ATV Program "中秋狂想曲".

31 Mar 2014

Dr. S.C.Y. Ng was interviewed by Hong Kong Wen Wei Po.

1 Aug 2013

An article concerning the Astronomy Programme was published on the special column of RTHK 「這一科,學什麼?」.
Author: Mr. Bosco Yung
Advisor: Dr. J.C.S. Pun

20 Mar 2013

Dr. J.C.S Pun's research on light pollution was reported by different newspapers and media:
Agence France-Presse
, Wall Street Journal, CNN, China Network Television,
Full media coverage can be found here.

22 Dec 2012

Report from Science Magazine: Daya Bay Experiment has been elected as one of the ten breakthroughs of the year 2012.

28 Jul 2012

Dr. Talent Kwok introduced the Daya Bay Experiment and Aberdeen Tunnel Experiment in the RTHK Programme "十萬八千里".

20 Jun 2012

Reports by Oriental Daily on Daya Bay Experiment and Aberdeen Tunnel Experiment:
Report 1
, Report 2, Report 3

25 Jun 2011

Dr. J.K.C. Leung was interviewed in the TVB Programme "News Magazine" - 輻射恐慌.