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AAS Names NRAO Astronomer as Fred Kavli Plenary Lecturer
AAS Names NRAO Astronomer as Fred Kavli Plenary Lecturer
July 28, 2020 at 1:40 pm | Announcement

NRAO astronomer Paul B. Demorest has been selected to give the Fred Kavli Plenary Lecture at the 237th meeting of the American Astronomical Society, to be held virtually, on 11 January 2021.

NRAO Image Contest Celebrates VLA 40th Anniversary
NRAO Image Contest Celebrates VLA 40th Anniversary
July 27, 2020 at 6:00 am | Announcement

To help celebrate the VLA’s 40th anniversary, the National Radio Astronomy is conducting an image contest, and offering cash prizes for visually compelling works that incorporate radio observational data from the VLA.

IMAGE RELEASE: Magnetic Field of a Spiral Galaxy
IMAGE RELEASE: Magnetic Field of a Spiral Galaxy
July 21, 2020 at 6:00 am | News Release

A new image from the VLA dramatically reveals the extended magnetic field of a spiral galaxy seen edge-on from Earth.

2020 Jansky Lectureship Awarded to Cornell University Professor Martha P. Haynes
2020 Jansky Lectureship Awarded to Cornell University Professor Martha P. Haynes
July 6, 2020 at 6:00 am | News Release

AUI and the NRAO have awarded the 2020 Karl G. Jansky Lectureship to Dr. Martha P. Haynes, Goldwin Smith Professor of Astronomy at Cornell University.

Image Release: Stellar Fireworks Celebrate Birth of Giant Cluster
Image Release: Stellar Fireworks Celebrate Birth of Giant Cluster
July 2, 2020 at 7:00 am | News Release

Astronomers created a stunning mosaic of ALMA and Hubble images, showing celestial fireworks in star cluster G286.21+0.17.

NRAO Science Continues Despite the Virus
NRAO Science Continues Despite the Virus
June 24, 2020 at 12:00 pm | News Feature

Something done routinely for decades — move VLA antennas into a new configuration — suddenly became challenging because of COVID-19. With careful planning and a lot of teamwork, the NRAO staff got the job done to keep the scientific research going.

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