Cynthia Horwitz

Damage to a vehicle caused when backing up. Remember to walk 360 degrees around your vehicle before backing. A backing safety seminar will take place on Thursday. Winter weather and slippery roads may cause traffic havoc, but accidents due to improper backing are still the most common type of vehicle incident. To minimize backing accidents, the ES&H Traffic Safety Subcommittee plans to place a sticker above the door handle on the driver’s side of all Fermilab Fleet vehicles. The stickers…

Life is full of decisions. Whether we are deciding what to have for lunch or where to take the family on vacation, our brains make thousands of choices every day. In a lecture on Friday, Jan. 14, James Surmier will give an overview of how the brain makes decisions, highlighting a small group of brain cells that release the chemical dopamine. The lecture titled “How the Brain Controls our Choices, and What Can Go Wrong” will cover how the loss…