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2024 AAS Election: It's Time To Vote!

18 Dec 2023
Balloting for the next election of AAS leadership opened on 18 December and will close on 1 February 2024. Every vote is important. Please cast your ballot today!

Policy Sessions at AAS 243

12 Dec 2023
The upcoming New Orleans meeting will be jam-packed with interesting sessions covering all aspects of astronomy. In this post, we highlight some of the policy-related sessions that you can look forward to attending...

Coming Soon: Job Register 4.0!

12 Dec 2023
We are excited to announce that we are nearing the release of a completely redesigned and modernized Job Register. Here is what to expect and look forward to in the upgrade.

Renew Now — Final Call for Author Discounts!

12 Dec 2023
Don't miss out! Renew your AAS membership before the end of the year to receive a 15% discount on your share of the author charges for a paper published in an AAS journal in 2024.

This Month in Astronomical History: December 2023

5 Dec 2023
In this column from the AAS Historical Astronomy Division, Stephen P. Maran writes about the 50th anniversary of the extravehicular activity (EVA; “space walk”) to photograph a comet from space.

Beth Brown Memorial Award Winners for 2023

29 Nov 2023
At its recent meeting, the National Society of Black Physicists chose the winners of the AAS-sponsored Beth Brown Memorial Awards for oral and poster presentations.

2024 LAD Early Career Award Goes to Ilsa Cooke

28 Nov 2023
Ilsa Cooke (University of British Columbia) is being honored by the AAS Laboratory Astrophysics Division for her contributions to the discovery and understanding of new molecules in space.