Refine Search

  •  
  •  
Learning true facts about planet makes my head spin

...century, the many seas of the world were: Red Sea, Mediterranean Sea, Persian Gulf, Black Sea, Adriatic Sea, Caspian Sea (and) Indian Ocean." That didn't help, because except for Indian, those were not oceans at all -- and one was...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2009/09/21/moo_548921.shtml
Glynn Moore
Across the globe, steady oil and gas supply at risk

...In the Middle East, there's insurrection and terrorism in Iraq. Ethnic and geopolitical tensions persist in the Caspian Sea region. Russia's government is using its energy clout for political ends. In Asia, conflicting claims to the energy-rich...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2006/05/08/bus_80341.shtml
Business
U.S. caviar producers hoping for ban on Caspian Sea beluga

...is hoping for a boost from federal authorities, who are considering a halt to trade of the priciest caviar from the Caspian Sea. The ban would block imports of beluga caviar - mouth-watering eggs from the Caspian's largest sturgeon, a 250...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/02/02/bus_403087.shtml
Business
Leaks cast shadow over partnership

...interest in seeing Iran armed with nuclear weapons. But Iran is Russia's key economic and political neighbor in the Caspian Sea region, and is seen here as a force for stability and a counter to growing U.S. influence in nearby Central Asia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/05/15/tec_345009.shtml
XXX Technology
Contact: Atlantis docks with Mir

...of note. Atlantis snuggled up to Mir as the spacecraft zoomed 250 miles above the Russian-Kazak border, near the Caspian Sea. The radio lines crackled in both Russian and English. Wolf, whose four-month mission was approved just last week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/10/25/tec_216569.shtml
XXX Technology
Contact: Atlantis docks with Mir

...of note. Atlantis snuggled up to Mir as the spacecraft zoomed 250 miles above the Russian-Kazak border, near the Caspian Sea. The radio lines crackled in both Russian and English. Wolf, whose four-month mission was approved just last week...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/09/28/tec_215285.shtml
XXX Technology
Caviar's delicate flavor worth indulgence

...to be beluga, the roe of the beluga sturgeon from the Caspian Sea. It is also the most expensive. Beluga caviar is known...to black. Ossetra and sevruga, which also come from Caspian Sea sturgeons, are both excellent and are preferred to beluga...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1997/01/22/ent_202912.shtml
Things to Do
Russia's tightening grip

...inglorious reign. With control of Georgia, Putin would have control of "the only significant European-bound route for Caspian Sea oil and gas that does not go through Russia," notes syndicated columnist Charles Krauthammer. "Moscow would become...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2008/08/21/edi_470180.shtml
Editorials
Iraqi masses may have slippery hold on oil wealth

...expected to make the continent a potential alternative to the Persian Gulf. At the same time, new discoveries in the Caspian Sea are poised to make five former Soviet republics significant oil exporters within the next five years. Yet their human...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/08/12/bus_383913.shtml
Business
'Echoes in Blue' showcases contemporary Iranian art

...the title "Separation" hints at another meaning. The curtain painted by Shahla Etemadi represents those put up in Caspian Sea swimming spots in Iran after the 1979 Islamic Revolution to keep men and women separate. The painting is a part of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/04/22/art_370363.shtml
Arts