Christine Herman

“Quantum Physics for Poets”, by Leon Lederman and Christopher Hill, aims to make the topic of quantum physics accessible to the general public. Image: Chris Reader, IMSA. Leon Lederman, Nobel Laureate and former director of Fermilab, and Christopher Hill, former chairman of the Theoretical Physics Department at Fermilab, will launch their new book, Quantum Physics for Poets, at the Illinois Math and Science Academy (IMSA) auditorium on Thursday, April 28. The event will take place from 1:30 to 3 p.m.,…

Technical Division employee David Harding talks to a high school student during the 2010 STEM Career Expo at Fermilab. On Wednesday, April 13, an estimated 550 students and parents from the western suburban Chicago area visited Fermilab to talk to scientists and professionals at the STEM Career Expo. “As a science laboratory, it is our responsibility to train the next generation of scientists,” said Susan Dahl, Fermilab Education Office. “We wanted to give the students a real experience talking one-on-one…