AAS Names 21 New Fellows for 2024

1 Feb 2024
The American Astronomical Society is honoring 21 members for extraordinary achievement and service by naming them AAS Fellows. Congratulations to the Class of 2024!

HEAD Awards Rossi Prize to IXPE Team

29 Jan 2024
The AAS High Energy Astrophysics Division (HEAD) is awarding its 2024 Bruno Rossi Prize to Martin Weisskopf, Paolo Soffitta, and the Imaging X-ray Polarimetry Explorer (IXPE) team.

Call for AAS Prize Committee Volunteers

26 Jan 2024
Want to help give visibility to deserving scientists, educators, and amateur astronomers? Volunteer now to serve on one of this year's prize and award committees for the AAS.

NSF Workshop for New Investigators

25 Jan 2024
The University of Florida, in collaboration with the NSF Directorate for Mathematical and Physical Sciences, will host an in-person workshop for new and future Principal Investigators.

Sign Up for Congressional Visits Day 2024

17 Jan 2024
Congressional Visits Day (CVD) is an opportunity for AAS members to advocate for their science with policy makers in Washington, DC. The deadline to sign up for AAS CVD 2024 is Friday, 2 February.
AAS volunteers pose for a photograph with Representative Katherine Clark.

Sky & Telescope’s Great 2024 Eclipse Guide

17 Jan 2024
Are you ready for the eclipse on 8 April 2024? It’s the last total solar eclipse viewable from the contiguous US until 2044, so don’t miss it! For the ultimate printed guide to the event, order a copy of The Great 2024...