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Fermilab Roads and Grounds conducts a prairie burn inside the Main Injector on March 5. The trees on the right side of the plume are 20-plus feet tall. nature, landscape, fire, prairie, sky, sun Photo: Marty Murphy

Fermilab Roads and Grounds conducts a prairie burn inside the Main Injector on March 5. The trees on the right side of the plume are 20-plus feet tall.

On March 13, longtime Fermilab scientist Rob Roser said farewell to friends and colleagues at a going-away celebration. There was quite a spread. people Photo: Marty Murphy

On March 13, longtime Fermilab scientist Rob Roser said farewell to friends and colleagues at a going-away celebration. There was quite a spread.

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Throwback Thursday to March 2006, when this photo was taken. Fermilab’s Duane Newhart sits inside a giant magnet, whose construction began in 1947.