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C.S. Lewis still winning converts

...title of one of his best-known books. Lewis is the first author recommended to people exploring Christianity through...the United States and other countries. Indeed, the first author quoted in the course is Lewis: "Christianity is a...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1998/11/28/ent_245927.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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Nomadic planets discovered

...and astronomers are at a loss just what to call them. "There is a problem of nomenclature," said Zapatero, the first author of a study appearing in the journal Science. She said the objects are not like traditional planets, which are bound...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2000/10/06/tec_298577.shtml
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Ovary removal lowers breast cancer risk

...a high risk of breast cancer, said Timothy R. Rebbeck of the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine. He is first author of a study that appears Wednesday in the Journal of the National Cancer Institute. Forty-seven of the women studied...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/09/01/tec_269212.shtml
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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
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Anti-cholesterol drug may build strong bones, rat study shows

...out of the blue," said Dr. Greg Mundy, a University of Texas endocrinologist. "We did not expect it." Mundy is first author of a study appearing Friday in the journal Science. Although the early studies have been done only in rats, other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/1999/12/04/tec_276649.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
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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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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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Frozed umbilical cord blood still useful after long-term storage

...defrosting and have them expand extremely well - as well as if we had used fresh cord blood," said Broxmeyer. He is the first author of a study appearing this week in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. Blood extracted from the umbilical...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/stories/2002/12/31/tec_367007.shtml
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