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Applications Invited for IAU PhD Prizes

The International Astronomical Union's PhD Prize is awarded by each of its nine Divisions and recognizes outstanding scientific achievement worldwide. Application deadline: 15 December 2019.

Get Your Copy of the AAS 2018 Annual Report

23 Aug 2018
The Society's annual report for calendar year 2018 is now available as a PDF. It includes a financial report and summarizes membership, meetings, and other activities.

From FY19 to FY20: NASA’s Budget

A budget deal for fiscal years 2020 and 2021 was signed into law on 2 August, and the NASA operating plan for 2019 was made public. This is an overview of how things line up.

Call for Proposals for the NASA IRTF

4 Sep 2019
The Infrared Telescope Facility is a 3-meter telescope optimized for infrared observations and located at the summit of Maunakea, Hawaii. Observing proposals for the 2020A semester are due by Tuesday, 1 October.

CatWISE Preliminary Catalog Now Available

3 Sep 2019
The CatWISE Preliminary catalog consists of 900,849,014 sources measured in data collected from 2010 to 2016. The catalog is now available in the WISE/NEOWISE Enhanced & Contributed Products area of the NASA Infrared...

NOAO Call for Proposals for Semester 2020A

29 Aug 2019
Proposals are now being accepted by the National Optical Astronomy Observatory for observing time from February 2020 through July 2020 at various facilities. The deadline for proposals is 30 September 2019.