September 6, 2001

Dick Thompson, science reporter, talks about the researchers who predict volcanic eruptions. Scientists from the United States Geological Services, also known as the "Volcano Cowboys", he explains, analyze volcanic activity. He talks about the danger of the work, and the procedures they follow. Thompson's book is "Volcano Cowboys: The Rocky Evolution Of A Dangerous Science".

Mark Schneider, Director of the Peace Corps, tells us about how he teaches people in developing nations to utilize the Internet. He also talks about the Peace Corps mission now, versus 40 years ago, and their expansion into developing countries.