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  • netemara888
    ... wrote: Hello again, The lab is hosting chat sessions with FNAL scientists. You and your=20 students may be interested in the details in the following
    Message 1 of 1 , Nov 13, 2002
      --- In theosophy_talks_truth@y..., "netemara888" <netemara888@y...>
      wrote:


      Hello again,

      The lab is hosting chat sessions with FNAL scientists. You and your=20
      students may be interested in the details in the following press=20
      release.

      Best regards (still),
      Tom


      02-25
      November 13, 2002

      For immediate release

      Press Contact:
      Elizabeth Clements, Fermilab Public Affairs, 630-840-3351

      Fermilab Hosts Virtual Ask-a-Scientist on December 12, 2002

      BATAVIA, Ill. - The Department of Energy=92s Fermi National
      Accelerator=20=

      Laboratory will host the next Virtual Ask-a-Scientist on-line chat=20
      session on December 12, 2002 from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. Central
      Time.=20=

      Physicists Brenna Flaugher, of Fermilab=92s CDF experiment, and Tom=20
      Diehl, of Fermilab=92s DZero experiment, will respond to questions
      live=20=

      on-line. This upcoming chat session should be unique because the=20
      featured scientists also happen to be husband and wife, which is a=20
      first for this program.

      Virtual Ask-a-Scientist is an on-line chat session with Fermilab=20
      scientists that gives participants the opportunity to ask questions=20
      about high-energy physics from: =93What is a neutrino?=94 to =93Can I
      =
      build a=20
      particle detector at home?=94 Fermilab invites people of all ages and
      =
      all=20
      science backgrounds to participate.

      =93I think that it is important for practicing scientists to share
      the=20=

      excitement of discovery with those people who are interested in=20
      science, but not directly involved. Why should scientists have all
      the=20=

      fun?=94 said Don Lincoln, a Scientist for Fermilab=92s DZero project,
      =
      who=20
      participated in the most recent Virtual Ask-a-Scientist on October
      9,=20
      2002. =93I had a wonderful time speaking with a number of people
      during=20=

      the Virtual Ask a Scientist chat session. The questioners were
      mostly=20
      like us=85seekers of the truth.=94 Transcripts from this and other
      chat=20=

      sessions are available online at:=20
      http://www.fnal.gov/pub/inquiring/virtual/.

      Interested participants may join the Virtual Ask-a-Scientist
      chatroom=20
      on the evening of December 12, 2002 by clicking a link on the
      Fermilab=20=

      homepage (http://www.fnal.gov) and following the directions to log
      in=20
      and ask questions. Java enabled browsers are required. Internet=20
      Explorer version 4 or higher is recommended, but Netscape=92s
      browsers=20=

      may also be used. (Netscape is not recommended for Macintosh users.)

      For more information about Virtual Ask-a-Scientist, please visit=20
      http://www.fnal.gov/pub/inquiring/virtual/.

      Fermilab is a U.S. Department of Energy national laboratory,
      operated=20
      under contract by Universities Research Association, Inc.

      -30-
      =09
      --
      Thomas Jordan
      Fermi National Accelerator Lab
      MS 226
      PO Box 500
      Kirk and Pine Streets
      Batavia, Illinois
      60510
      voice:
      630.840.4035
      fax: 630.840.8248=
      --- End forwarded message ---
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