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Archive editions of the AAO Observer are available from the AAO Observer archive. Prior to August 2010, the newsletter was simply called the "AAO Newsletter". Members of the community are encouraged to submit articles.
Science Highlights
  • 2dFdr — 20 years of evolution
  • Holistic spectroscopy — Complete reconstruction of HERMES spectroscopic images with the aid of photonic combs
  • Veloce: Australia’s new planet hunter
  • Siriusly, a newly identified intermediate-age Milky Way stellar cluster
  • The kinematic morphology — density relationship at the AAT
  • Supernova 1987A illuminates after 30 years
  • New horizons for Australian astronomers
Observatory News
  • Successful BBC and ABC Stargazing Live TV events at Siding Spring Observatory
  • Where will your career take you?
  • Night Life at the AAT: The Night Assistants Perspective
  • AAO joins organization of International Science Communication Festival “Pint of Science”
  • “Stargazing in the Calyx”, new Science Communication Event series at Sydney’s Botanic Gardens
  • “The Story of Light: Surveying the Cosmos”, in Vivid Sydney Ideas 2017
  • Southern Cross Conference 2017

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