Join an online hangout today at 3:00 pm ET, to learn about research ballooning using high-altitude balloons. Tune in the following Thursday, 27 October, at 3:00 pm ET to hear the latest from the New Horizons mission.
We still have a few spaces left in our AAS 229 workshop on effective outreach for early-career scientists, and AGU is offering a communication workshop for space scientists at all levels in Washington, DC, on 31 October.
Contribute to any of the more than 50 Society and Division funds, prizes, programs, and activities that are important to you during the AAS Fall 2016 Campaign.
The National Science Foundation has issued a Notice of Intent to prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for proposed changes to the Green Bank Observatory. Comments are being accepted through 19 November.
The AAS Education Task Force asks you to participate in a short survey about the education, outreach, and/or mentoring activities in which you are involved. Both AAS members and nonmembers are welcome to participate.
Join the National Air and Space Museum on Tuesday, 25 October, from 1:00–2:30 pm ET, online or in person in Washington, DC, for the special event "SUN 260: Our Solar System's Space Weather Watchdog."
AAS Nova provides highlights of recent articles from AJ, ApJ, ApJ Letters, and ApJ Supplements to inform you about discoveries you might otherwise overlook.
The National Radio Astronomy Observatory invites proposals from interested parties in the North American ALMA partnership for "Development Projects for Upgrades of the Atacama Large Millimeter/submillimeter Array."
Our fifth annual AAS Astronomy Ambassadors workshop on effective outreach for early-career scientists will be held at the 229th AAS meeting in Grapevine, Texas, in January. Applications are due by 17 October 2016.
AAS President Christine Jones, Past President Meg Urry, Treasurer Nancy Morrison, and Deputy Executive Officer Joel Parriott attended an NSF workshop on sexual harassment in the sciences. Here's what they learned.