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NSF Webinars: New Funding Opportunities in MPS

7 Apr 2021
The National Science Foundation's Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences (MPS) has two new funding opportunities to support early career scientists. Register for the two informational webinars and learn more.

Register for the 2021 USNAO

5 Apr 2021
Students are invited to register for the 2021 US National Astronomy Olympiad (USNAO) round. The online testing dates are scheduled for May 15-22.

NASA Awards Postdoctoral Fellowships for 2021

31 Mar 2021
NASA has selected 24 new fellows for its prestigious NASA Hubble Fellowship Program, and among them are 10 AAS members. They will begin their programs in the fall at a US university or research center of their choosing.

AAS SGMA Committee Openings

31 Mar 2021
The AAS Committee for Sexual-Orientation and Gender Minorities in Astronomy (SGMA) has several openings for members interested in promoting equality for sexual-orientation and gender minorities within our profession.

NEOWISE 2021 Data Release Now Available

24 Mar 2021
The Near-Earth Object Wide-field Infrared Survey Explorer (NEOWISE) and IPAC announce the NEOWISE 2021 Data Release, which includes all data acquired during the seventh year of the NEOWISE Reactivation mission.

A Call to Action for Science Education

22 Mar 2021
The National Academies want your opinions on the major challenges for K-12 and postsecondary science education and what policy makers can do to strengthen science education programs.

AAS Summer Meeting Is Shaping Up Nicely

17 Mar 2021
The virtual 238th AAS meeting, 7-9 June, features a terrific selection of prize lectures and invited talks by distinguished astronomers, a diverse assortment of topical sessions, and a half dozen workshops. Register soon...