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This Month in Astronomical History: May 2022

26 May 2022
In this column from the AAS Historical Astronomy Division, Rick Fienberg, who recently retired after serving 12 years as AAS Press Officer, writes about the first telescope on the Moon. 

Connect with the AAS Solar Eclipse Task Force at AAS 240

23 May 2022
If you're attending AAS 240, join our Splinter Meeting on Wednesday, June 15th, to meet members of the AAS Solar Eclipse Task Force and learn how by working together we can help your community prepare for the American...

Highlights from AAS Nova: 1-14 May 2022

16 May 2022
AAS Nova provides highlights of recent articles from AJ, ApJ, ApJ Letters, ApJ Supplements, PSJ, and RNAAS to inform you about discoveries you might otherwise overlook.

K-Band Science with the Green Bank Telescope

12 May 2022
The Green Bank Observatory is planning a workshop on K-band science — past, present and future — covering science that has utilized or will utilize the Green Bank Telescope. The workshop will be held 19–21 September 2022...

2023 AAS Prize Nominations Now Open

4 May 2022
All AAS members are invited and encouraged to prepare nominations for themselves or their colleagues to honor important contributions to astronomical research, instrumentation, writing, teaching, and service to the...