By Neil Calder
"Tell me about the universe in one minute."
This was one of the many questions heard by Steve Sekula,
one of the seven SLAC users who met with Senators, Representatives,
Congressional Staffers and members of the administration in Washington
last week to present and promote the physical sciences and high energy
"A big step forward was made this year by working closer
with the Fermilab delegation." said Gabriella Sciolla. "The existence of a
coherent message is crucial to the success of our mission. This effort
must continue in the future."