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Volume 14, Issue 19 (March 3, 2008)

    • March 3 (Monday) 3:10-4:20 pm, Olin 04

      Join Greg as he gives his comps talk on the Physics of Traffic and Crowds. All are invited.

    • March 6 (Thursday) 12:00-1:00 pm, LDC 113

      Plan to have lunch with physics students, faculty and staff at the LDC at noon. We can meet on 3rd Olin at 11:55 for the short walk over or you can meet us there. All are welcome.
    • March 7 (Friday) 3:30-4:40 pm, Olin 02

      Join Josh as he gives his comps talk on The Greenhouse Effect: a Problem of Solar Radiation Balance. Everyone is welcome to attend.

    • March 7 (Friday), 7:30 - 9:30pm, Goodsell Observatory

      If skies are clear, view stars, nebulas, and planets. Dress warmly! Cancelled if cloudy. Open house schedules can also be viewed at
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