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Katie Taylor, left, and Garrett Palm are this year’s interns at Bear Fight Institute.

The Bear Fight Institute would like to recognize their summer 2017 interns: Katie Taylor and Garrett Palm.

Katie Taylor is a junior at Arlington High School. She is helping with various tasks such as archiving, research, maintaining publication lists and updating the website.

Garett Palm is a 2015 graduate of Liberty Bell High School, and a junior at Gonzaga University, majoring in computer science and economics. He is converting and updating our data processing programs to improve speed and streamline processing of spectral analysis.

The scientists at the Bear Fight Institute, located north of Winthrop at the edge of the Pasayten Wilderness Area, work with numerous NASA and ESA missions. We study the composition of objects in our solar system, including planets, moons, and comets.

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