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Gender and sexual minorities in astronomy and planetary science face increased risks of harassment and assault

Lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer/questioning, pansexual, asexual, and/or nonbinary (LGBTQPAN) people are…

Astro2020 Decadal Survey: APC White Papers

In early 2019, astronomers submitted 294 “APC” — Activities, Projects, and State…

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The Lifetimes of Astronomical Papers and the Completeness of the ADS

By counting the numbers of citations received after publication, we can determine…

Almost Forgotten Anniversaries in 2019

Several key events and discoveries related to meteoritics, astronomy, geo- and cosmochemistry,…

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Gustav Andreas Tammann

Gustav Tammann died on Sunday the 6th of January 2019. Gustav Andreas…

Peter Abrahams

Peter Abrahams passed away on Sunday the 4th of March 2018. Peter…

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Gravitational Waves After Galaxy Collisions

Collisions of tiny galaxies may be responsible for forming the black-hole binaries that we've


Exploring Our Star with SunPy

How can solar physicists analyze their mountains of observational data? A new Python-based

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The TESS Mission’s First Earth-Like Planet Found in an Interesting Trio

Astrobites reports on the TESS mission's discovery of an Earth-like planet in the habitable

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