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This Month in Astronomical History: February 2022

1 Feb 2022
In this column from the AAS Historical Astronomy Division, Aneka Kazlyna writes about ‘Abd al-Rahman al-Sufi, the astronomer renowned for his contributions to the studies of the fixed stars and astronomical instruments.

Read the February 2022 Issue of Physics Today Now

1 Feb 2022
Most AAS members receive the magazine Physics Today, published by the American Institute of Physics, as a membership benefit. The February issue is now en route to subscribers' mailboxes and can be accessed online.

HEAD Announces 2022 Award Winners

31 Jan 2022
The AAS High Energy Astrophysics Division (HEAD) has selected the winners of its 2022 Mid-Career Prize, Early Career Prize, and Innovation Prize, as well as three finalists for the Dissertation Prize.

Nominations Open for 2022 ASP Awards

1 Feb 2022
The Astronomical Society of the Pacific (ASP) is accepting nominations for its 2022 awards recognizing achievements in astronomy research, technology, education, and public outreach. Deadline: 15 March.

Highlights from AAS Nova: 9-22 January 2022

24 Jan 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.

The AAS Journals: Absolutely Amazing

11 Jan 2022
Here AAS Executive Officer Kevin Marvel shares the 2021 year-end report on the AAS journals and some amazing statistics that help us gauge how the journals are operating and their impact.