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Vogtle Nuclear Power Plant | The Augusta Chronicle

...years already announced by its owners, according to ... 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
Who were the Buggs buried in Pendleton King Park?

...Headright and Bounty Grants of Georgia 1756-1909 lists the numerous grants given to each of the Bugg men. The earliest the researcher found was in 1770.The elder Edmund Bugg willed 535 acres known as Pippiers Plantation to his sons William and Edmund Jr...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/life-style/2015-07-20/who-were-buggs-buried-pe
Phinizy Center for Water Sciences studying impact of Savannah River water flow through its insects and fish

...fish living in the Savannah River. Researchers will use historical data on water flows...while maintaining water in the lake?"Researchers will use historical data that the Academy...2000s.Using the data, Flite said researchers can study impacts on fisheries during...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-20/phinizy-center-water-science
Scientists find closest thing yet to Earth-sun twin system

...Scientists have identified a "close cousin" to Earth that's orbiting a sun-like star and might harbor life.The researchers announced their discovery Thursday based on observations from NASA's Kepler space telescope."It is the closest thing...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-23/scientists-find-closest-thing-yet-e
Smoking is a toxic behavior affecting those around you

Smoking without a doubt is one of the worst things you can do for your own health.As a longtime researcher into smoking-related diseases, I've seen the effects firsthand. If someone smokes a cigarette, you can test the saliva...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-18/smoking-toxic-be
Despite strong sales, enthusiasm drops for fitness trackers

...New Year's resolutions, but drop out of by February or March. Except in her case, she still goes to the gym.Kelly, a researcher in New Canaan, Connecticut, won two Activite Pops from Withings at a conference. She wore it for a day and got frustrated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-12/despite-strong-sales-enthu
Technical difficulties upend service at United Airlines, NYSE and WSJ on bad day for tech

...technology into business operations and our daily lives before it is fully ready, experts caution.Lillian Ablon, a technology researcher for the Rand Corp. says the confluence of breakdowns should be interpreted as a wake-up call to companies and engineers...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-08/technical-difficulties-upe
Less than human

...a "handling" fee ? the tiny hearts, lungs, livers and even entire heads from late-term aborted fetuses for medical researchers.This ghastly cash-for-parts arrangement is made even more stomach-turning by the casual nature in which the executive...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2015-07-17/less-human
GRU Cancer Center expansion on track; will expand its cancer research abilities

...space, where it is going to be the researchers and clinicians in one space to enhance...hired 35 additional clinicians and researchers in the last three years, it will need to add an additional 25 researchers, Khleif said.The center's buildup...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-14/gru-cancer-center-expansion-
South getting its first major wind farm

...the door is open for renewables like wind.Federal energy researchers have found stronger winds at higher elevations that can be...the South, little research has been done on the issue. Researchers and developers will have to catch up."This is a community...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-07-12/south-getting-its-first-ma