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Farragut Middle School Places First in DOE sponsored East Tennessee Middle School Science Bowl

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – – The sixth annual U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) East Tennessee Middle School Science Bowl held Saturday, Feb. 6, at Roane State Community College’s campus in Oak Ridge highlighted the academic and problem-solving abilities of students representing 13 Tennessee middle schools. The Middle

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“The Making of the Atomic Bomb” author, Richard Rhodes, to speak at AMSE

  The 18th Annual Dick Smyser Community Lecture Series continues on Thursday, October 22, with a special treat, featuring Richard Rhodes, author of The Making of the Atomic Bomb. The title of the presentation on October 22 is The Light of New Fires: Energy Challenges Yesterday and

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AMSE Joins Smithsonian magazine’s 11th Annual Museum Day Live!

Free Admission on September 26, 2015, with a Downloadable Museum Day Live! Ticket OAK RIDGE, TN September 21, 2015— The American Museum of Science and Energy will open its doors free of charge on Sat., Sept. 26, 2015, as part of Smithsonian magazine’s eleventh annual Museum Day

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An Evening with Denise Kiernan

  OAK RIDGE, Tenn. — Best-selling author Denise Kiernan will host a panel discussion with women employed at Oak Ridge during the Manhattan Project of World War II. The event will take place Wednesday, Sept. 23, at 6 p.m. at the American Museum of Science and Energy.

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AMSE educators receive training at Space Camp®

Kris Light and Renee Kelley, outreach educators at the American Museum of Science and Energy, recently attended SPACE CAMP® at the U.S. Space and Rocket Center, NASA’s official Visitor Information Center for Marshall Space Flight Center in Huntsville, AL. The educational program promotes science, technology, engineering and

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AMSE host Nikon Small World’s 40th anniversary competition winning photographs

June 12 – September 13, 2015 On June 12, The American Museum of Science & Energy will open Nikon Small World, a traveling exhibit showcasing 20 award winning photomicrographs from the 40th annual Nikon Small World Photomicrography Competition. Nikon Small World will be on display through September

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AMSE opens three new science-themed interactive exhibits

OAK RIDGE, Tenn., May 14, 2015—Space exploration, supercomputing and neutron science are featured in three new hands-on exhibits at the American Museum of Science and Energy in Oak Ridge. The exhibits showcase national science topics with local ties to research at the Department of Energy’s Oak Ridge

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Screenings set for film on life of Dr. Alvin Weinberg

March 27, 2015 [Oak Ridge, Tenn.] – The world premiere of a new film on the life of former Oak Ridge National Laboratory Director Alvin Weinberg will be held on Thursday, April 23 at the American Museum of Science and Energy in Oak Ridge. The film was

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An update on the K-25 Historic Preservation efforts of DOE Environmental Management.

OAK RIDGE, TENNESSEE—The 18th Annual Dick Smyser Community Lecture Series opens on Thursday, March 12, featuring An update on the K-25 Historic Preservation efforts of DOE Environmental Management. This event is Jointly sponsored by Friends of ORNL and the Oak Ridge Heritage and Preservation Association. The event

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Farragut Middle School Places First in DOE sponsored East Tennessee Middle School Science Bowl

OAK RIDGE, Tenn. – – The fifth annual U.S. Department of Energy’s (DOE) East Tennessee Middle School Science Bowl held Saturday, Feb. 7 at the Roane State Community College, Oak Ridge Campus highlighted the academic expertise of students representing 12 Tennessee middle schools. The Middle School Science

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