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The following is the second in a new series of special Decadal Update emails, sent to the AAS membership as a service to the National Academy of Sciences Astro2010 Decadal Survey Committee.

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Marcos Huerta
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow
huerta at aas.org

CORRECTION: Robert Riemer's email address was incorrect in the original email; the correct address is rriemer at nas.edu

NASA Suborbital Program Ad-Hoc Committee

The following information is being sent to the AAS membership as a service to the National Research Council.

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Marcos Huerta
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow
huerta at aas.org

NASA Suborbital Program Ad-Hoc Committee

The following information is being sent to the AAS membership as a service to the National Research Council.

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Decadal Survey Update 1
American Astronomical Society

Marcos Huerta
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow

The following is the first in a new series of special Decadal Update emails, sent to the AAS membership as a service to the National Academy of Sciences Astro2010 Decadal Survey Committee.

This Chair's bulletin can also be viewed online, in PDF format, at the Astro2010 web site: http://www7.nationalacademies.org/bpa/Astro2010_Chairs_Bulletin_13Jan09.pdf

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22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Informational Email 2009-01

Decadal Survey Forums

Marcos Huerta
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow
huerta at aas.org

As part of the Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal survey, the survey is soliciting input from the astronomical community on science white papers:

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Informational Email 2008-17

Sent 23 December 2008

Kevin B. Marvel, Executive Officer

Summary

The following information is being sent to the AAS membership as a service to the National Academy of Sciences Astro 2010 decadal survey committee.

ASTRONOMY AND ASTROPHYSICS SURVEY REQUESTS NEW INPUT FROM SCIENCE COMMUNITY

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

AAS Informational Email 2008-16

Astronomy and Astrophysics Decadal Survey Committee Named

The membership of the NRC's ASTRO2010 committee, otherwise known as the Decadal Survey of Astronomy and Astrophysics has been announced. Comments on the membership can be submitted for the next 20 days via the NRC web page http://www8.nationalacademies.org/cp/projectview.aspx?key=48964. The committee's first meeting will be on December 5th and 6th in Washington DC. Information on the agenda is available on the same web page.

The members are:

Committee on ASTRO2010

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Informational Email 2008-15 - NASA Conference Funding
Marcos Huerta
John Bahcall Public Policy Fellow
huerta at aas.org

HR 6063, the NASA Authorization Act of 2008, was amended and passed by the Senate by unanimous consent on September 25, and subsequently passed the house on September 27. It was signed by the president in early October. The Senate added, at the request of Senator Tom Coburn's office (R-OK), the following text:

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SEC. 1121. LIMITATION ON FUNDING FOR CONFERENCES.

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Special Announcement from NASA and DOE regarding JDEM

(note: This special informational email is being sent out at the request of NASA and DOE to the AAS membership because of its importance to our community. We were unable to distribute it in our normal Electronic Alert, but felt that its importance required an additional message. Kevin B. Marvel, Executive Officer)

Joint Dark Energy Mission Public Website and Science Coordination Group

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

Informational Email 2008-13

Sent 3 September 2008

This Informational Email is being sent to AAS members in the New
England area at the request of the American Institute of Physics

Kevin B. Marvel, AAS Executive Officer

22 Oct 2012 - Public Policy

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