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RAS PN 08/54: The strangulation of spiral galaxies
Astronomers in two UK-led collaborations have discovered a 'missing link' in the evolution of galaxies.

RAS PN 08/53: Space and astronomy a hit with pupils as 1000 schools get free telescopes
The RAS has teamed with STFC and the Society for Popular Astronomy in a scheme that will see 1 in 4 secondary schools get a free telescope. More
Last updated on Tuesday, 06 April 2010 15:04
Published on Wednesday, 19 November 2008 00:00
RAS President welcomes additional resources from STFC
The Royal Astronomical Society today gave a cautious welcome to attempts by the Science and Technology Facilities Council (STFC) to (partially) plug a £25m gap in... More
Last updated on Thursday, 16 October 2008 16:59
Published on Thursday, 16 October 2008 00:00
RAS PN 08/52: Space and astronomy digest: November 2008
The November digest of space and astronomy events, from the RAS. This month sees the latest shuttle launch to the International Space Station and a RAS public lecture on... More
Last updated on Tuesday, 06 April 2010 15:10
Published on Thursday, 30 October 2008 00:00
Lord Drayson
The President of the RAS has congratulated the new Minister for Science and Innovation on his appointment and welcomed the post's elevation to Cabinet status. More
Last updated on Saturday, 11 October 2008 15:38
Published on Friday, 10 October 2008 00:00