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PETA requests federal review of University of Georgia for use of dogs, other lab animals

...enforced by the USDA. The policy also refers to a guide for the care and use of lab animals produced by the National Academy of Sciences, which urges researchers to consider alternatives.In the letter to the USDA, PETA says that nearly all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-21/peta-requests-federal-review-univer
PETA complains of UGA lab animals

...enforced by the USDA. The policy also refers to a guide for the care and use of lab animals produced by the National Academy of Sciences, which urges researchers to consider alternatives. In the letter to the USDA, PETA says that nearly all...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-09-21/peta-complains-uga-lab-animal
Brain scans could help spot concussion-related disease, study shows

...NorthShore Neurological Institute in Evanston, Ill.The results were released Monday by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.Dr. Joseph Maroon, of the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, who was not involved in the study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-04-06/brain-scans-could-help-sp
Think 'worst case,' nuke study says

...nation's nuclear industry needs to focus more on the highly unlikely but super-serious worst case scenarios. A National Academy of Sciences report says that means thinking about earthquakes, floods, tsunamis, solar storm, multiple failures and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-24/think-worst-case-nuke-study-
New book highlights work of female Art Deco muralist

...City Music Hall, Nebraska's Capitol, the National Academy of Sciences and many other noted buildings.Yet the artist...commission in 1922 to decorate the Great Hall of the National Academy of Sciences in Washington, D.C., where she created...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-04-12/new-book-highlights-work-female-art
Study: Alcohol interferes with male partnering

...their mate, at least in an animal model of human behavior.In a study out Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, researchers looked at prairie voles, one of the few animals that engage in longterm monogamous relationships...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-04-07/study-alcohol-interferes-mal
Biz Bits

...eye care, civic service and contribution to the profession. DR. SAMIR KHLEIFAward/honor: Named to the National Academies of Sciences' Institute of Medicine National Cancer Policy Forum.Details: He is Director of the Georgia Regents University...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-03-29/biz-bits
More than 1 million in Georiga underinsured

...they are. A study out of the University of Southern California, published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, found that before enrollment 64 percent of the uninsured had not heard about the marketplaces meant to help...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2014-03-24/more-1-million-georiga-under
Study finds beef harms environment more than pork, poultry, dairy, eggs

...irrigation and uses 28 times the land, according to the study published Monday in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.Cows are not efficient at converting feed to protein for human consumption, said lead author Gidon Eshel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/study-finds-beef-pollutes-
Bottom line

...must have been a lot of dejected drivers who got wind of a study published Monday by the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.The study found that if you drive an all-electric car, you actually might be contributing to more air...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-16/bottom-line