Stephanie Zaborac-Reed

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Published on Jun 19, 2014

The FINAL date - and confidence is very, very high

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Published on Jun 05, 2014

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Published on Jun 05, 2014

WE HAVE A DATE!!!!!!

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Published on May 21, 2014

Still waiting...

Things are happening.  They're just not spectacular.  This is Science:  not everything important is flashy.  The samples should be loaded into "The Machine" late next week.  We'll get a date after ...

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Published on Apr 22, 2014

We're getting close!

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Published on Apr 02, 2014

The waiting commences

THIS is the hard part...I'm on pins and needles for the dating results. They take time, and I know it. But I'm not good at waiting - I want the results NOW! Ah well. The fossils have been waiti...

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Published on Feb 19, 2014

The sample is At The Lab!

The Argon Geochronology Lab has received the sample of material with large(r) grains. Here's hoping for sanadine, which will make this process much easier!

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Published on Feb 11, 2014

Update

I got an additional donation through my crowd-funding at GoFundMe (which many of my friends have accounts with already). I will be transferring those funds to this project. And with that, I'm FUL...

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Well THIS is interesting... getting SPAM mail (personal come-on type mail) to my Experiment.com board. Hmmm...
Jun 02, 2015
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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I have a BUNCH of re-evaluation to do between now and July 29, when I present my findings (to date) at the Annual Meeting of the Botany Society of America in Boise. Then... ... ... I find a publisher! :)
Jun 05, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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Provided they placed the photos on their website correctly, the ARGUS VI is the instrument on the right side of this page: http://geochronology.coas.oregonstate.edu/instruments/ There's a LOT of hornblende and biotite in my samples, and it was judged that the ARGUS would have the sensitivity to get a valid reading. The ominous part was when they said the samples were back from the reactor!
May 21, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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Goodness, I don't see a thank you for your donation!! Thank you!!! (Experimental physicist? Dare I ask what you're working on?)
Feb 12, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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Thank you (and thank you Doug) - I *really* appreciate it!
Feb 12, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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Transfer of cash donations from family and friends, including my mother (thanks mom! thanks everybody!)
Jan 29, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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Thank you - this is so exciting!
Jan 28, 2014
A fossil leaf site west of Ellensburg: part of the Ellensburg Flora? Or its own thing?
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