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Introducing the AAS Agents Program

8 August 2013
The plan for institutional representatives described by AAS President David Helfand last April is now being implemented. Volunteers are welcome! Sign up today!

SDSS-III Data Release 10

7 Aug 2013
The Sloan Digital Sky Survey III announces its tenth public data release (DR10), featuring the first measurements from the APOGEE spectrograph and new data from the ongoing BOSS program.

From the Executive Office

7 Aug 2013
With Executive Officer Kevin Marvel on sabbatical, the other managers on the AAS staff will take turns writing this column. First up: CFO Kelly Clark, who writes about our recent office relocation.

United Nations Basic Space Science Initiative

6 August 2013
The UNBSSI is a long-term effort for the development of astronomy and space science through regional and international cooperation on a worldwide basis, particularly in developing nations. A full report on a series of...

Golden Goose Award Goes to John Eng

1 August 2013
The Golden Goose Award celebrates scientists whose federally funded research seemed odd or obscure but turned out to have a significant, positive impact on society. The latest recipient is a physician whose study of Gila...

AAS 2013 Summer Campaign Heats Up

26 Jul 2013
Please consider making a donation to the AAS to help advance student achievement, acknowledge extraordinary service, and celebrate outstanding research.

Indianapolis Meeting Session Videos

25 Jul 2013
Video recordings from the 222nd AAS meeting in Indianapolis are now online for members to view. Please note that you will need your AAS login and password.

Murchison Widefield Array Call for Proposals

1 Aug 2013
The Murchison Widefield Array (MWA) in Western Australia invites shared-risk observing proposals for the 2014A semester (1 January 2014 through 30 June 2014). Deadline: 15 October 2013.

IPAC Visiting Graduate Student Fellowships 2014

19 Jul 2013
The Infrared Processing and Analysis Center at Caltech announces the availability of six-month graduate-student fellowships, typically taking place during January-July, with some flexibility on the starting and ending...

DPS Announces 2013 Prize Winners

12 Jul 2013
The AAS Division for Planetary Sciences is pleased to announce its new crop of prize winners. The 2013 DPS prizes will be presented at the 45th annual DPS meeting in Denver, Colorado, 6-11 October.