Executive Officer Kevin Marvel explains some of the background behind the Society's pending acquisition of Sky & Telescope magazine.
Adoption of the Society's Code of Ethics was just the first step in improving our community's culture and processes, says AAS President Megan Donahue.
Congratulations to the six winners of the Chambliss Astronomy Achievement Student Awards poster competition from the latest AAS meeting in St. Louis!
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The Astronomical Society of the Pacific announces the publication of Celebrating the 2017 Great American Eclipse: Lessons Learned from the Path of Totality, part of the ASP Conference Series.
The AAS Division on Dynamical Astronomy is awarding its 2019 Vera Rubin Early Career Prize to Jo Bovy (University of Toronto) for his work on the structure and dynamics of the Milky Way galaxy.
Northwestern University theoretical astrophysicist Fred Rasio, who also serves as Editor of ApJ Letters, will receive the Dirk Brouwer Career Award from the AAS Division on Dynamical Astronomy.
The AAS has agreed to acquire Sky & Telescope magazine and its related business assets following the bankruptcy of current owner F+W Media.