The Active Galactic Nuclei Science Interest Group (AGN SIG) is hosting “The AGN Vision Series”, a series of 30-minute talks on the big science questions, followed by 30-minute community discussions. Please mark your calendars for the first talk in the series by Professor Meg Urry on Tuesday 4 April 2023 at 12 noon Eastern/11a Central/10a Mountain/9a Pacific.
NASA Missions Study What May Be a 1-In-10,000-Year Gamma-ray Burst
On Sunday, Oct. 9, 2022, a pulse of intense radiation swept through the solar system so exceptional that astronomers quickly dubbed it the BOAT – the brightest of all time. The source was a gamma-ray burst (GRB), the most powerful class of explosions in the universe. Read more.