Highlights from AAS Nova: 6-26 June 2021
Susanna Kohler American Astronomical Society (AAS)
AAS Nova provides brief highlights of recently published articles from the AAS journals, i.e., The Astronomical Journal (AJ), The Astrophysical Journal (ApJ), ApJ Letters, ApJ Supplements, The Planetary Science Journal, and Research Notes of the AAS. The website's intent is to gain broader exposure for AAS authors and to provide astronomy researchers and enthusiasts with summaries of recent, interesting research across a wide range of astronomical fields.
The following are the AAS Nova highlights from the past two weeks; follow the links to read more, or visit the AAS Nova web page for more posts.
18 June 2021
Observing Juneteenth and Black in Astro Week
This coming week provides an opportunity to celebrate and amplify Black experiences in astronomy- and space-related fields.
16 June 2021
Probing Dust Close to Supermassive Black Holes
New infrared observations show us the innermost region at the heart of a distant, active galaxy.
15 June 2021
Teenage Galaxy Eludes Authorities
What process could be responsible for shutting down star formation in a young, lonely dwarf galaxy? Astrobites reports.
14 June 2021
Featured Image: Pseudostreamers from the Sun
This stunning image of the Sun during a total solar eclipse illustrates important structures in the solar corona.
10 June 2021
AAS 238: Day 3
This week we’re at the virtual summer AAS meeting. Here are the highlights from Day 3!
9 June 2021
AAS 238: Day 2
This week we’re at the virtual summer AAS meeting. Here are the highlights from Day 2!
8 June 2021
AAS 238: Day 1
This week we’re at the virtual summer AAS meeting. Here are the highlights from Day 1!
7 June 2021
AAS 238: Welcome!
This week we’ll be bringing you updates from the virtual 238th AAS meeting.