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Ralph Asher Alpher Part I: Before the Big Bang
by Victor S. Alpher, PhD
| Part I | Part II | Part III |

Homecoming Brings SPS Program Coordinator Into Sigma Pi Sigma Fold
by Kendra Rand, SPS Program Coordinator

Scientific Citizenship: Connecting Physics and Society
by Dwight E. Neuenschwander

Fermilab: Scientific Citizenship by Example
by Dwight E. Neuenschwander

Scientific Citizenship: Connecting Physics and Society
Compiled by members of the 2008 Congress Planning Committee

Sigma Pi Sigma Chapter Project Award Winners
by Kendra Rand, SPS Pro gram Coordinator


The Director's Corner
by Gary D. White

Elegant Connections in Physics
History of Big Bang Cosmology, Part 2: The Problem with Infinity

by Dwight E. Neuenschwander

Spotlight on “Hidden Physicists”

Sigma Pi Sigma Contributors List 2007

Spring 2008

On the Cover
Andrei Hahn assists another volunteer harvesting prairie seeds on the Fermilab grounds—Wilson Hall is in the background. See “Fermilab: Scientific Citizenship by Example.” In the inset photo, Ralph A. Alpher, the “Father of the Big Bang” is pictured. His son, Victor A. Alpher, writes about Ralph’s beginning years in physics.

Fermilab photo by Reidar Hahn, courtesy of Fermilab. The front cover image of Ralph Alpher was supplied courtesy of Victor A. Alpher

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