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Ask-A-Scientist Tour of Fermilab

  • December 08, 2019
  • 1:00 PM - 4:00 PM
  • Fermilab, Batavia

Ask-a-Scientist Guided Tour of Fermilab: Detectors and Electronics - How We Manage to Find These Crazy Llittle Particles by Grzegorz Deptuch, Jim Hoff, Tom Zimmerman and Sandeep Miryala,

Program: Take science questions straight to experts. Physicists answer questions and explain everything from the Big Bang to how a particle accelerator works. A Spanish version of Ask-a-Scientist ( Pregunte a un Científico ) is available twice a year.

When: 1 PM to 4 PM on the first Sunday of the month (except holiday weekends when we delay by one week and the month of the Family Open House).

Where: Wilson Hall, Fermilab (Directions to Fermilab)

Suggested audience: adults and students with a keen interest in science! The presentation and tone is set for high school seniors - college freshman. Students 10 to 14 years old can attend, but must be accompanied by an adult. The minimum age for the tour is 10 years old. No exceptions.

Registration: Reservations are required and space is limited. To register for this event, go to the Special Events Calendar or the Online Registration. Click the pencil icon next to the event.

Contact: Lederman Science Center, Education Office
P.O. Box 500
Batavia, IL 60510-0500
(630) 840-5588,

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