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Heidelberg to Host IAU Education Office

1 Dec 2019
The International Astronomical Union has selected Haus der Astronomie, an astronomy outreach center based in Heidelberg, Germany, as the location for its new Office of Astronomy for Education.

AAS Members Elected as AAAS Fellows

26 Nov 2019
Numerous AAS members are among the scientists elected to the 2019 class of Fellows of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.

Apply for the 2020 AstroTech Summer School

26 Nov 2019
Upper-level undergraduates and early graduate students interested in astronomical instrumentation are invited to spend a week at the University of California, Berkeley, 20-24 July 2020. Application deadline: 23 January...

Welcome to the New Sky & Telescope Web Store!

22 Nov 2019
Offline since August after S&T's former owner left the scene, Shop at Sky is back in business following a herculean effort by the AAS and S&T teams — just in time for your holiday shopping.

First Public Release of DRAGONS Is Available

18 Nov 2019
The first public release of Gemini's new Python-based data-reduction platform, DRAGONS (Data Reduction for Astronomy from Gemini Observatory North and South), is now available for download, installation, and use.