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Augusta's Stonehenge: Who arranged rock slabs in river?

...trail in 2005.The trail was named for William Bartram, America's first native-born naturalist artist and the first author in the modern genre of writers who portrayed nature through personal experience as well as scientific observation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2012-07-28/augustas-stonehenge-who-
Global extinction theory supported by survey of British wildlife

...said Jeremy A. Thomas, an ecologist with the National Environment Research Council in Dorchester, England, and the first author of a study appearing in the journal Science. A survey of 58 butterfly species found that some had experienced a 71...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/19/liv_409246.shtml
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Europe's summer of 2003 probably hottest in 500 years

...When you consider Europe as a whole, it was by far the hottest," said Jurg Luterbacher, climatologist and the first author of a study appearing this week in the journal Science. Luterbacher said the study showed that European winters are...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/03/05/liv_407799.shtml
Life & style
Hawaiian squid has built-in light for camouflage

...Friday's issue of the journal Science. "Light organs are not uncommon in nature," observed Wendy J. Crookes, first author of the paper. "In this one the light organ does have a lens similar to an eye in some respects, but we don't really...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/10/liv_400500.shtml
Life & style
Anne Rice ends vampire chronicles

...Day, an English professor and director of the cinema studies program at Oberlin College in Ohio, says Rice was the first author to give vampires a full inner life and personality. Before her books, "the vampire was a purely mythic figure - the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2004/01/04/art_399805.shtml
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Antarctic ice sheet may disappear in 7,000 years

...researchers have found that the West Antarctic Ice Sheet started retreating about 10,000 years ago, said John O. Stone, first author of a study appearing Friday in the journal Science. "There was a gradual and continuous melting," said Stone, a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2003/01/05/tec_362580.shtml
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2,800-year-old frozen microbes found in Antarctic lake

...called Lake Vida. "When we brought them back and warmed them up a bit, they sprang back to life," said Doran, the first author of a study appearing this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Doran said the microbes have...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/18/tec_364752.shtml
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Increased accuracy of prostate cancer detection possible

...PSA is in this intermediate range," said Emanuel Petricoin, a researcher at the Food and Drug Administration and first author of the study. Thousands of men have biopsies that would not be needed if doctors could determine with high accuracy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/10/18/tec_359268.shtml
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Humans make their own natural antiobiotics

...susceptible to bacterial infections. Dr. Victor Nizet, an infectious-disease specialist at the San Diego school and first author of the study, said the research also opens a new line of investigation on bacterial resistance. While bacteria eventually...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/24/tec_329389.shtml
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Study: double mastectomy reduces cancer rate

...us outside and looking in may feel very different than the women who must confront this issue," said Hartmann, the first author of the study. Most experts said that double mastectomy is not expected to become a major choice of preventive therapy...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2001/11/09/tec_325285.shtml
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