Will you be joining us online for the 238th American Astronomical Society meeting? AAS Publishing looks forward to seeing you there! You can come find us at the AAS Publishing booth in the virtual exhibit hall, and you can check out AAS-Publishing-related endeavors in a number of events throughout the week (some already underway!). Below are just a few.
Making the Most of AAS WorldWide Telescope
Friday, 4 June, 11:00 – 12:30 pm (ET)
A screen capture of the user interface for WorldWide Telescope, a tool for visualizing astronomical data. [Rosenfield et al. 2018]AAS WorldWide Telescope (WWT) is a free and open-source data visualization tool that runs right in your web browser. Use WWT inside Jupyter to explore imagery and data tables on the sky, or embed it on other websites to share your data with your colleagues, students, and the general public in a slick, intuitive interface. This interactive tutorial will introduce attendees to the WWT tool and its software ecosystem in the context of its applications to research, education, and broader impacts.
Astronomical Data Visualization in the Age of Science Platforms
Session 1: Monday, June 7, 12:00 – 1:30 pm (ET)
Session 2: Monday, June 7, 4:10 – ...