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Applications Open for ComSciCon 2020!

21 Jan 2020
At ComSciCon's Flagship Workshop, participants build communication skills that scientists and other technical professionals need to express ideas to their peers, experts in other fields, and the general public. The...

Inside Sky & Telescope's February 2020 Issue

15 Jan 2020
Find out what's in the February 2020 issue of Sky & Telescope magazine, including how to hunt down meteorites, capture incredible nightscapes, discover exoplanets, and build your own spectrograph.

This Month in Astronomical History: November

15 Jan 2020
Each month this series from the AAS Historical Astronomy Division highlights an important discovery or memorable event. In this installment we reflect on Arthur Eddington's role in the 1919 solar eclipse that made Albert...

NASA Hubble Fellowship Program Update

14 Jan 2020
The Space Telescope Science Institute and NASA Headquarters are proposing a change to the requirements for NHFP host institutions. Please submit your questions or comments on the new policy by 18 March.

An Update on the TMT, Maunakea, and AAS 235

23 Dec 2019
As we prepare to gather in Honolulu for the 235th AAS meeting in early January, here's an update on the status of the Thirty Meter Telescope, the situation on Maunakea and the access road, and what you can expect at the...