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Solar century

Solar century People

Solar century

Published: 2 October 2016

Annie Maunder was a clever, determined and resourceful solar physicist who pursued her science despite significant obstacles. Her insights and observations remain valuable today.

Leading from Cheadle

Leading from Cheadle People

Leading from Cheadle

Published: 29 September 2016

Mary Blagg mapped the Moon and analysed variable stars from a small town in Staffordshire, where a memorial to her work now stands.

Open House 2016

Open House 2016 News

Open House 2016

Published: 21 September 2016

The world – and Caroline Herschel – came to Burlington House on 17 September. Find out what they found...

Town Hall Meetings 2016

Town Hall Meetings 2016 News

Town Hall Meetings 2016

Published: 21 September 2016

Here are the latest Town Hall Meetings for the second tranche of RAS200 funding

Getting ahead for STFC

Getting ahead for STFC People

Getting ahead for STFC

Published: 18 August 2016

John Womersley is leaving STFC after 11 years as powerful advocate of astronomy and astrophysics.

Women together

Women together RAS

Women together

Published: 11 August 2016

Find all the articles celebrating Women and the RAS in one place at Oxford University Press.

Looking forward

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Looking forward

Published: 30 July 2016

Now that the dust has settled in the UK from the referendum on leaving the European Union, it's time for RAS Fellows working in research to assess how their field is being affected - and provide evidence for scrutiny by Parliament.

Seconds out – round 2!

Seconds out – round 2! Blog

Seconds out – round 2!

Published: 25 July 2016

The RAS is looking for more innovative outreach ideas, to celebrate our 200th birthday.

Seconds out – round 2!

Seconds out – round 2! Content

The RAS is looking for more innovative outreach ideas, to celebrate our 200th birthday.

Meet the President

Meet the President People

Meet the President

Published: 29 April 2016

RAS Gold Medalist John Zarnecki discusses Gagarin and Giotto, football and films – and taking up the role of RAS President in May 2016.

Path of a President

Path of a President People

Path of a President

Published: 26 February 2016

How and why do you stand as RAS President? Martin Barstow, interviewed in 2014.

Teacher at sea

Teacher at sea Outreach

Teacher at sea

Published: 26 February 2016

UK schools are going live to the Mid-Atlantic for real-time geophysics from a teacher at sea.

Women at the RAS once again

Women at the RAS once again RAS

Women at the RAS once again

Published: 8 February 2016

The sometimes stately proceedings of the Royal Astronomical Society Ordinary (A&G) Meeting were enlivened by a performance from the Time Will Tell theatre company on 8 January this year.

Meet the women

Meet the women Blog

Meet the women

Published: 23 January 2016

I’m enjoying making the acquaintance of some women astronomers who have contributed to the Royal Astronomical Society.

Meet the women

Meet the women Content

I’m enjoying making the acquaintance of some women astronomers who have contributed to the Royal Astronomical Society.

Award-winning student authors

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Award-winning student authors

Published: 5 January 2016

Geophysical Journal International has announced its Student Author Award winners for 2015.

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