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Nominations for most AAS prizes and awards for 2017 are due in the Secretary's office by 30 June 2016. All of these prizes and awards are now open to self-nominations, thanks to a recent change in the rules.

17 May 2016

We honor the memory of our departed colleagues. The Historical Astronomy Division commissions and compiles obituaries for deceased AAS members and depends on you, our members, for help writing them.

17 May 2016

AAS Nova provides highlights of recent articles from AJ, ApJ, ApJ Letters, and ApJ Supplements to inform you about discoveries you might otherwise overlook.

17 May 2016

Donate to the AAS Initiative Endowment Fund to to secure the future of our vibrant and eclectic field of study.

16 May 2016

Through WSF Live, audiences outside New York can experience the World Science Festival 1-5 June, in their own communities. AAS members are invited to join the fun by hosting WSF Live events.

12 May 2016

The AAS Historical Astronomy Division wants to interview astronomers at all career stages at the 228th AAS meeting in San Diego, California, in June 2016. Please sign up to be interviewed!

11 May 2016

Join the Association for Women in Science and guest speakers Rosina Romano and Dr. Sherry Marts on Thursday, 12 May, at 12:00 pm ET for a webinar on proactive strategies for addressing harassment at meetings.

09 May 2016

The centerpiece of the proposed New Horizons Kuiper Belt Extended Mission is the very close flyby of a Kuiper Belt Object. Take part in the New Horizons September Science Team Meeting to learn more.

05 May 2016

Join this interactive online hangout 6 May at 3:00 pm ET to hear about how scientists are working to prevent life from Earth from contaminating future Mars missions, and to prevent bringing anything home to Earth.

04 May 2016

The AAS brought a few members to Washington, DC, to present their National Science Foundation-supported work on Capitol Hill.

04 May 2016