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Vermont's largest city reaches milestone in green-energy efforts

...Richards said.Taylor Ricketts, the director of the Gund Institute for Ecological Economics, an interdisciplinary research center that works on sustainability issues at the University of Vermont, a Burlington Electric customer, said reaching...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-15/vermonts-largest-city-reac
Lady Bird's Texas wildflower center draws visitors by the thousands

...1982 by Lady Bird Johnson and actress Helen Hayes to protect and preserve native plants. The National Wildflower Research Center had no public space, but that didn't stop the public's curiosity. "We didn't expect to have visitors, but...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-09-13/lady-birds-texas-wildflower-center-
Economic forecast in much of world: Dim to gloomy

...world can be summarized in one word: Gloom.In a survey of 48,643 people in 44 countries out Tuesday, the Pew Research Center found that 60 percent say their own country's economy is performing poorly.Dissatisfaction runs highest in the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-09-09/economic-forecast-much-wor
Free clinic will target LGBT patients

...second Wednes day of every month beginning Sept. 10. It will be housed in GRU's Inter dis ci plinary Practice and Research Center on St. Se bastian Way and will share the building with Clinica Latina, a free clinic that has operated for years...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-09-01/free-clinic-will-target-lgbt-
Don't blame Obama only

...from 18 percent to 13.4 percent.Regarding the debt, a lot of it is money we owe ourselves. According to the Pew Research Center, 28.4 percent of the U.S. debt (about $4.76 trillion) is owed to other branches of the federal government...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2014-08-08/dont-blame-obama-only
School violence, bullying show decline

...specifically in bullying, according to David Finkelhor of the University of New Hampshire's Crimes Against Children Research Center in a 2013 research paper. "Bullying and peer victimization appear to be declining since the 1990s," Finkelhor...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-08-10/school-violence-bullying-
People with autism find purpose, income and joy by starting their own small businesses

...administrator told him and his parents it wouldn't work out. Four years ago, the Southwest Autism Research and Research Center, or SAARC, connected Cottle with a pastry chef who mentored him. In August 2012, he got an order from a cafe operated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-08-14/people-autism-find-purpose
American Muslims evolving with the times

...growing, with the Muslim population skewing younger than the U.S. population at large, according to a 2011 Pew Research Center survey.Advocates for a more tolerant Islam say the constraints on interfaith marriage and homosexuality aren't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/your-faith/2014-08-08/american-muslims-evolvin
Research center broadens focus beyond pulp, paper

ATLANTA -- A multidisciplinary research center at Georgia Tech is the latest to expand its focus beyond the pulp and paper industry, but industry insiders say it's not a sign...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-06-02/research-center-broaden-fo
Don't be part of the problem with political media and Internet lies

The latest Pew Research Center study has shown just how politically divided the country has become.A highlight of the study is that the percentage of consistently...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2014-06-21/dont-be-part-pro