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Science Department

The Science Department has merged with the Computer Ops department.

The USS Jurassic Chief for the Computer Operations and the Chief Science Officer is Fleet Captain Nancy Rabel Hall. You can find her on the JURASSIC yahoo group, or in e-mail: "kc4iyd AT yahoo.com"

The members of Computer Ops/Science include:

Lt. Dawn Jenkins
Lt. Annette Wood
PO1 Diane McElwain
PO1 Bruni Quinones
PO1 Philip Stehno
PO1 Tracie Stehno
Cadet Carol Hall

The links below were created by the former Chief Science Officer and since it contains alot of useful info, they are listed below.

More information can be found on Dawn's web site, Astra's Stargate

Many members are also active in the ship's Amateur Radio Club and have taken several Star Fleet Academy classes. The Vulcan Academy of Science is a popular curriculum, with many of our members inducted into the Vulcan Legion of Honor for academic excellence.

Below is a list of the main sources currently used:

http://webpages.charter.net/alaricrh73/r1sci/R1Sci2.htm The Region One Science Page

http://www.space.com The latest in space information

http://www.spaceref.com Space information and worldwide project status reports.

http://todayinsci.com Science history

http://www.nationalgeographic.com Some science information

http://spaceweather.com Weather in space

http://science.nasa.gov NASA site that offers varied news

http://newscientist.com scientific findings out of U.K.

http://sciam.com General science information

http://spacedaily.com News regards anything that is occurring in space both on Earth and elsewhere.

http://setiathome.berkeley.edu SETI information

http://planetary.org Planetary Society information.

Selected Science Sites:

American Scientist http://www.americanscientist.org/

American Scientist, an illustrated bimonthly magazine of science and technology. Published by Sigma Xi, The Scientific Research Society, American Scientist features reviews of current research written by prominent scientists and engineers, the most comprehensive book review section of any science magazine and a handful of regular columns.

ASA Publications - American Statistical Association http://www.amstat.org/publications/

Nations leading site for statistics

Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists http://www.bullatomsci.org/

The Bulletin of the Atomic Scientists is published bimonthly by the not-for-profit Educational Foundation for Nuclear Science (EFNS).

Discover http://discovermagazine.com/ General science magazine published monthly

Exploring http://www.exploratorium.edu/exploring/ Looks at the body, space, language and paper folding.

The Exploratorium Magazine http://www.exploratorium.edu/

Produced by the Exploratorium, a museum of science, art, and human perception. Each issue takes an in-depth look at a single topic, explaining the underlying science of the everyday world.

Fossil News http://www.fossilnews.com/

Journal of Avocational Paleontology is a monthly magazine published specifically with the fossil enthusiast or avocational paleontologist in mind. A wide variety of articles is presented, most of them written by avocational paleontologists, on subjects ranging from field experiences to fossils of a given type or region to paleoart to evolutionary theory.

The Journal of Scientific Exploration http://scientificexploration.org/journal/

The Society for Scientific Exploration http://www.scientificexploration.org

http://www.ufoskeptic.org An information site on the UFO phenomenon by and for professional scientists

http://www.calphysics.org Scientific and popular articles on the electromagnetic quantum vacuum (The Zero-Point Field)

Odyssey http://www.odysseymagazine.com/ Odyssey Magazine On-Line, the web site of the award-winning science magazine for young readers, ages 10-16! Explore our site for the latest news in science, and check out special science features just for kids such as StarGazing with Jack Horkheimer, Ask A Scientist, live Webcams, and more!

Photonics Spectra http://www.photonics.com/

Since 1967, Photonics Spectra magazine has defined the science and industry of photonics, providing business news and technology solutions to readers in the optics, lasers, imaging, fiber optics, electro-optics and optoelectronics industries.

Popular Science http://www.popsci.com/

General science magazine with science, Internet, medicine & biotechnology, computers & consumer electronics, aviation & space, home tech, and auto.

Robot Science & Technology http://www.robotmag.com/ Robot building enthusiasts

Science http://www.sciencemag.org/

Science is on-line journal of the American Association for the Advancement of Science. Use it to search for articles.

Science & Technology Review http://www.llnl.gov/str/

to communicate, to a broad audience, Lawrence Livermore National Laboratory's scientific and technological accomplishments, particularly in the core mission areas of the Laboratory. This publication does more than just inform people of these accomplishments; it helps readers understand them and appreciate their value to the individual citizen, the nation, and the world.

Science News http://www.sciencenews.org/ General science information for adults and children.

Scientific American http://www.sciam.com/ General site dealing with many areas of science and technology.

Skeptic http://www.skeptic.com/ For the non-believer and believer alike.

Skeptical Inquirer http://www.csicop.org/si/

This dynamic magazine, published by the Committee for the Scientific Investigation of Claims of the Paranormal, tells you what the scientific community knows about claims of the paranormal, as opposed to the sensationalism often presented by the press, television, and movies.

Superconductor Week http://www.superconductorweek.com/

Bringing you the latest and best information in superconductivity for R&D, product development, commercialization, business, and end markets.

Technology Review http://www.techreview.com/ M.I.T. technology innovations as well as other techonology.

The Futurist http://www.wfs.org/futurist.htm A magazine of forecasts, trends, and ideas about the future

( United Kingdom ) Fortean Times http://www.forteantimes.com/ Site for strange phenomenon.

 

 

USS Jurassic Science Department members, from left to right, Annette Wood, Nancy Hall and Dawn Jenkins.