Open Mic Night Is Back!

2 Oct 2023
On Wednesday, 10 January 2024, attendees will share their talents at Open Mic Night at the 243rd AAS meeting in New Orleans, Louisiana. Sign up by Monday, 11 December, to be a part of the show!

NSF Lab Astro Data Users Survey

27 Sep 2023
The Laboratory Astrophysics Task Force is seeking input from astronomers and astrophysicists who rely on laboratory astrophysics data. Please take the survey by Friday, 20 October 2023.

2024 Membership Renewal Campaign Begins Now

20 Sep 2023
The American Astronomical Society takes pride in creating, nurturing, and convening our broad astronomical sciences community, and we invite you to grow with us by renewing your membership for 2024.

Sonification: Listening to Data

19 Sep 2023
In this Education Committee blog, guest author Jennifer Kotlin tells how we can make the astronomy field more accessible with sonification — the process of representing data as sound.

Impact of a Shutdown on Astronomy

19 Sep 2023
With just a few weeks left until the deadline to avert a government shutdown, John N. Bahcall Public Policy Fellow Yaswant Devarakonda discusses how we got here and what we can expect to happen next.

Get Your Copy of the AAS 2022 Annual Report

19 Sep 2023
The Society's annual report for calendar year 2022 is now available online. It includes a financial report and summarizes membership, meetings, publishing, and other activities.