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18-22 Nov 2019
Workshops JWST Master Class Workshop
STScI will host approximately 25 participants for a 4.5-day, in-depth Master Class workshop in Baltimore, MD on November 18-22, 2019.  The Master Class will include topics related...
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3 Dec 2019
Lectures Red and Brown Dwarfs: Understanding our Smallest and Closest (sub)Stellar Neighbors
Speaker: Serge Dieterich (Space Telescope Science Institute)
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4 Dec 2019
Colloquia They Came from Outer Space: Comets, Unseen Planets, and 'Oumuamua'
Speaker: Scott Tremaine (IAS, Princeton University) Comets have inspired awe since prehistoric times, but the modern study of comets only began with Halley's successful prediction of the return of...
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6 Dec 2019
Lectures Reconstructing Life History Before LUCA
Gregory P. Fournier (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Origin of Life studies primarily consist of two sets of inferences:  bottom-up, which infer plausible scenarios of abiogenesis given our...
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11 Dec 2019
Colloquia The Dynamics of the Galactic Bulge: Uncovering the Old Populations that Formed Before the Bar
Speaker: Andrea Kunder (Saint Martin's University) Using mainly bulge red clump giants (RCG) and giants as tracers, a picture has emerged of the Galactic bulge consisting of a rotating peanut-shaped...
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3-8 Jan 2020
Science Meetings JWST at the 235th American Astronomical Society Meeting
The 235th American Astronomical Society (AAS) meeting will include updates and events to help the astronomical community prepare for JWST science.  JWST Proposal Preparation Workshop When:...
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14 Jan 2020
Lectures Public Lecture Series: January
More information to be announced.
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3-5 Feb 2020
Workshops JWST Master Class Workshop (ESAC, Madrid)
The European Space Agency (ESA) will provide an in-depth Master Class workshop (similar to the STScI Master Class workshop to be held in November 2019) to European astronomers. The workshop will...
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4 Feb 2020
Lectures Public Lecture Series: February
More information to be announced.
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7 Feb 2020
Lectures To Be Announced
Loren Williams (Georgia Tech)
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6 Mar 2020
Lectures TESS and the Search for Rocky Planets
David W. Latham (Harvard University)
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30 Mar 2020
3 Apr 2020
Conferences Science with the Hubble and James Webb Space Telescopes VI
Entering a Golden Age for UV – Optical – IR Space Astronomy
We are entering a new golden age for astronomy. A wealth of multiwavelength and now multi-messenger astrophysical observatories, from space and from the ground, are currently operating or being planned,...
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3 Apr 2020
Lectures To Be Announced
Peter R. Girguis (Harvard University)
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20-23 Apr 2020
Symposia The Local Group: Assembly and Evolution
The Space Telescope Science Institute is excited to host the 2020 STScI Spring Symposium, “The Local Group: Assembly and Evolution.” The symposium will be held at the Space Telescope Science...
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23-30 Oct 2020
Science Meetings JWST at the 52nd Annual Division for Planetary Sciences Meeting
The James Webb Space Telescope will be prominently supported during the 52nd annual meeting of the AAS Division of Planetary Sciences, which is going to be held in Spokane, WA.
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