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AAS President’s Statement on Afghanistan

19 Aug 2021
The leadership of the AAS is deeply concerned and saddened by the current situation in Afghanistan and pledges to do what we can to assist and advocate for Afghan scientists and their families.

New Graduate Program in Astrobiology at Tokyo Tech

17 Aug 2021
Japan's Earth-Life Science Institute will launch a new Masters-PhD course on origin-of-life science and astrobiology at the Tokyo Institute of Technology. Learn more at an orientation webinar on 9 September.

Highlights from AAS Nova: 1-14 August 2021

16 Aug 2021
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.

Unified Astronomy Thesaurus Wins Award

14 Aug 2021
The Unified Astronomy Thesaurus, an open and community-supported thesaurus of astronomy concepts, has been recognized this year with the Special Library Association’s Physics-Astronomy-Math Division Award.

Results of the AAS Special Election

11 Aug 2021
Sarah Gibson (National Center for Atmospheric Research/High Altitude Observatory) is the AAS's newest representative to the US National Committee for the International Astronomical Union.

Highlights from AAS Nova: 18-31 July 2021

3 Aug 2021
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.