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Totality Tales

20 Jul 2022
In this blog article for the AAS Education Committee, Thomas Hockey describes how total solar eclipses have appeared in some recent popular works of fiction.

The Astronomy Genealogy Project

19 Jul 2022
The goal of the Astronomy Genealogy Project is to list as many of the world's astronomers and their academic parents as possible and enable the reader to trace both academic ancestors and descendants.

James Prize in Science and Technology Integration

1 Jul 2022
The James Prize honors outstanding contributions made by researchers who are able to adopt or adapt information or techniques from outside of their fields, thus integrating knowledge from two or more disciplines to solve...

2023 NASA Astrophysics Mission Design School

30 Jun 2022
NASA Science Mission Design Schools are three-month-long career development experiences for doctoral students, recent PhDs, postdocs, and junior faculty who have a strong interest in science-driven robotic space...

Applications Open for TEAM-UP Together Scholarships

29 Jun 2022
Are you — or do you know — a Black undergraduate pursuing a degree in astronomy or physics? Apply now for the TEAM-UP Together Scholarship Program, which awards up to $10,000 per student per school year to reduce the...