General Program Announcements

An Update on the Event Horizon Telescope

5 Oct 2017
The EHT is an international collaboration aiming to capture the first image of a black hole by creating a virtual Earth-sized radio telescope. Here's a brief status report on our observations and analysis.

Try WorldWide Telescope on the Web

5 October 2017
Since the AAS took on WWT management, we have been working to better integrate the program into the astronomical research and publishing process. We're excited to announce a new platform-agnostic version!

NSF Announces Schedule Change to ATI Program

25 September 2017
The National Science Foundation Division of Astronomical Sciences Advanced Technologies and Instrumentation (ATI) is being assessed and new proposals will not be accepted until this program review is complete.