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Computer researcher denied flight after tweet poking United about aircraft security

WASHINGTON - United Airlines stopped a security researcher from boarding a California-bound flight Saturday, after...the airline's onboard systems could be hacked.The researcher, Chris Roberts, tried boarding a United flight to San...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-04-19/computer-researcher-denied
Your Story: Researchers to take your questions on family's past

...find, contact us at the Augusta Genealogical Society. We can help you.We have resources that are unavailable to online researchers.E-mail your questions to augustagensociety@comcast.net.Queries should be limited to 50 words and include your name...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2015-04-20/researchers-take-your-questions-fam
The Way We Were: Public feared polio

...21,269, mostly children, suffered mild to disabling paralysis.But in the 1950s Dr. Jonas Salk, an American medical researcher, developed a vaccine that curbed the disease. Today it is almost a memory, although still a grim one.Do you have any...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-04-19/way-we-were-public-feared-pol
MLB set to roll out Statcast analytics Tuesday during Cardinals-Nationals broadcast

...science and engineering and data science at New York University, and Carlos Diedrich, a 36-year-old computer graphics researcher at Modelo who is a consultant for BAM."We'll have much better tools to study collections of games rather than individual...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/baseball/2015-04-20/mlb-set-roll-out-statcas
Savannah schools may curb homework

...parents are more likely to say their children have too little homework than too much. On the other hand, Denise Pope, a researcher at the Stanford Graduate School of Education, found that high-performing high schools in upper middle class communities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2015-04-20/savannah-schools-may-curb
Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...which would bring the facility to a total of four reactors. COLUMBIA - An education pipeline must be in place to train new researchers to succeed those who will be aging out of the nuclear workforce, according to the director of the Savannah River National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/vogtle-nuclear-powe
Savannah River Site | The Augusta Chronicle

...are some of the biggest ongoing operations at the facility. COLUMBIA - An education pipeline must be in place to train new researchers to succeed those who will be aging out of the nuclear workforce, according to the director of the Savannah River National...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/topics/organizations/businesses/savannah-river-site
Study asserts Georgia does have Lyme disease

...disease's causative bacterium in several species of native mammals, birds and ticks across the state, said Lance Durden, a researcher and professor at Georgia Southern University."I talk to people in Georgia all the time who state they have had Lyme disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-04-17/study-asserts-georgia-do
Does an apple a day keep doctor away?

...the lighter side of medical research, researchers published a paper in JAMA Internal Medicine...were asked about their health habits.Researchers focused on approximately 8,000 patients...was not less likely to see a doctor.Researchers did find that those who ate an apple...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-04-15/does-apple-day-keep-doct
Seeing waste: Many Medicare patients given needless tests before cataract surgery, study finds

...than 440,000 patients who had cataracts removed in 2011, researchers found that 53 percent had at least one test in the month...be the policy at their surgery center," Chen said, yet researchers found that whether the procedure was done at a hospital outpatient...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-04-15/seeing-waste-many-medicare-patients