The Large Synoptic Survey Telescope Project & Community Workshop 2016 will take place in Tucson, Arizona, the week of 15 August. Registration Deadline: 22 July
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 Science Foundation has announced an 11% increase in the award amount for Astronomy and Astrophysics Postdoctoral Fellowships beginning in FY2017. Proposal deadline: 12 October 2016
Join this interactive online hangout on Friday, 15 July, at 3:00 pm ET to hear about the Large UV/optical/IR (LUVOIR) Surveyor, one of NASA's concepts for a future space observatory.
In light of recent events, Christine Jones reiterates the AAS's commitment to ensuring a safe, inclusive, and supportive environment for all astronomers.
"Enough is enough," says Kevin Marvel, who is distraught over the damage done by harassment at AAS meetings and wants us all to work together to make it stop.
The X-ray Surveyor Science and Technology Definition Team has formed its science working groups and is inviting applications for active participation and membership. The deadline to apply is 25 July 2016.
NSF has issued an NOI to Prepare an Environmental Impact Statement for proposed changes to Sacramento Peak Observatory and is inviting public comments through 5 August via email, mail, and at a public meeting.
Since 1999 this series of popular lectures at Foothill College in Los Altos, California, has featured noted astronomers explaining the latest celestial discoveries and ideas in everyday language.
The National Academy of Sciences is soliciting nominations for the 2017 Henry Draper Medal, awarded for recent astrophysics research. The nomination deadline is 3 October 2016.