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The AAS Open Access Publishing Model: Open, Transparent, and Fair

As of 2022, all AAS journals are open access. What does our business model look like for the journals now, and why did we choose it?

The AAS Publication Support Fund: Preserving Author Access to the AAS Journals

Ethan Vishniac outlines the AAS Publication Support Fund which provides financial support to authors for the publication of their journal articles.

Response to NASA RFI: NASA Public Access Plan for Increasing Access to the Results of NASA-Supported Research

AAS Publishing staff and editors have contributed a response to NASA’s recent Request for Information on their Public Access Plan for Increasing Access to the Results of NASA-Supported Research. Read AAS’s full response here.

On the Use of Chatbots in Writing Scientific Manuscripts

Ethan Vishniac discusses editorial guidelines for the use of chatbots in preparing manuscripts for submission to the journals of the AAS.

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AAS Nova Research Highlights

Modeling the Unknown: A New Tool for Radio Bursts

How do you model an observation when you aren't sure of its source? Radio astronomers have a new answer to that question: a tool called "fitburst."

The post Modeling the Unknown: A New Tool for Radio Bursts appeared first on AAS Nova.

Seeking the Sources of Ultra-High-Energy Cosmic Rays

New research examines whether the sources of the highest-energy photons could also be the sources of the highest-energy charged particles.

The post Seeking the Sources of Ultra-High-Energy Cosmic Rays appeared first on AAS Nova.

To Inspiral or Not to Inspiral

Astrobites reports on efforts to detect the shrinking orbits of close-in hot-Jupiter exoplanets.

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Probing for Rocks in an Ice Giant’s Core

How much of Uranus's icy core is made of rock? Researchers propose a new method to make this measurement using a probe of the Uranian atmosphere.

The post Probing for Rocks in an Ice Giant’s Core appeared first on AAS Nova.

AAS Journals Editorial Board

The AAS Editor in Chief, the ApJ Letters Editor, the PSJ Editor, and a team of seven Lead Editors and more than 30 Science Editors manage peer review of its flagship research journals.

AAS Publications Committee

The AAS Publications Committee works with the AAS Editor in Chief to oversee the policies, editorial personnel, and new initiatives of AAS publishing.