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Update on Open Access for AAS Journals

As of 1 January 2022, all of the journals of the American Astronomical Society (AAS) are fully open access (OA). This means that past, present, and future articles published in

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Response to NASA RFI: Implementation and Changes to Science Policy Document (SPD)-41

AAS Publishing staff and editors and the AAS Publications Committee have contributed a response to NASA’s recent Request for Information on their SPD-41 policy on open data and open science. Read AAS's

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A Word on the AAS Journals Finances

AAS Executive Officer Kevin Marvel provides a short explanation about the financial situation for our journals.

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Judith Pipher, 1940-2022

With great regret we note the passing of Judith Pipher on Monday, February 21st.  She was a pioneer in infrared astronomy and longtime editor for The Astrophysical Journal.  She was

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WorldWide Telescope Releases 2022 Version

Thousands of new astronomical images have been highlighted in latest release of AAS WorldWide Telescope. Read about what else is new in WWT 2022!

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