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From the Patch Across America, Aug. 13, 2021: LIGO communications specialist Corey Gray translated gravitational wave astronomy to speakers of the indigenous Blackfoot language with the help of his mother. The story recounts his journey connecting the Blackfoot language to gravitational wave astronomy and details on his virtual event with Fermilab on Aug. 20.

A view of the Booster and Muon Campus from above.

Building on the popularity of the Ask-a-Scientist program, Fermilab recently launched the monthly Summer Sunday Tour’ series. These virtual tours are presented live over the Zoom platform and feature a Q&A with a scientist. The next Summer Sunday Tour will be held Aug. 22.