Survey on the Research Culture in Astronomy

30 Oct 2020
AAS members, especially early career astronomers, are invited to participate in a study of the research culture in astronomy. This includes aspirations in research, experience of the publication culture, and perceptions...

This Month in Astronomical History: October 2020

29 Oct 2020
Each month this series from the AAS Historical Astronomy Division highlights an important discovery or memorable event. In this installment we focus on the first published Hertzsprung-Russell diagram.

Inspired by Nobel Prize Winners

28 Oct 2020
AAS President Paula Szkody applauds this year’s Nobel Prize recipients, especially Andrea Ghez, as an inspiration for all scientists, and women in particular.

Support Yourself and Your AAS Colleagues in 2021

27 Oct 2020
Starting in November, several membership classes will receive renewal reminders, invoices, and return envelopes in their mailboxes. Members overseas and those in the remaining membership classes will receive emails with...

AIP Showcases #BlackinPhysics Week

26 Oct 2020
The American Institute of Physics, of which the AAS is a member society, is celebrating and supporting #BlackinPhysics Week through 31 October via the publication of a series of essays, oral histories, illustrations, and...