Search form

Join an online hangout on Thursday, 9 November, at 3:00 pm ET, to hear about exoplanet Kepler-13Ab and its unusual atmosphere.

08 Nov 2017

Third parties are sending emails to members of the astronomy community offering to sell them contact lists of our conference attendees. We are investigating the entities and individuals involved.

07 Nov 2017

This Policy Alert shares time-sensitive information on the potential consequences of the current federal tax reform proposal on higher education, with particular implications for graduate students.

07 Nov 2017

NASA is currently accepting abstracts for a workshop to engage the scientific community in determining how the deep space gateway concept can be used to advance scientific discovery. Submission deadline: 15 December.

07 Nov 2017

We take a look at last week's Senate Committee on Commerce, Science, and Transportation public hearing, during which the potential next administrator of NASA, Rep. James Bridenstine (R-OK), responded to questions.

07 Nov 2017

Each month in this series from the Historical Astronomy Division, an important event in the history of astronomy will be highlighted. This month, we look at the 100-inch Hooker Telescope at Mount Wilson Observatory.

06 Nov 2017

Keck Observatory chief scientist Anne Kinney will lead investments in astronomy, chemistry, physics, materials science, and mathematics research at the National Science Foundation.

02 Nov 2017

Most AAS members receive the magazine Physics Today as a membership benefit. The latest issue is now en route to subscribers' mailboxes and can be accessed online.

01 Nov 2017

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

31 Oct 2017

Enjoy this new feature of the AAS Policy Blog, in which we share a list of upcoming events that fall under the realm of astronomical science policy.

31 Oct 2017