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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
USC obtains large Dashiell Hammett collection

...and editor of crime fiction, said he was pleased such a wide array of material about Hammett will be within the reach of researchers, students and teachers at a public university."Dashiell Hammett is the single most important figure in 20th century mystery...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-05-24/usc-obtains-large-dashiell-ha
Tuk Tuk factory aims to make inroads in US

...because of what some say is the potential for serious accidents.Sherry Williams, who chairs a committee of independent researchers on motorcycle safety, said helmets should be required and passengers need to be aware of the possible danger in the event...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-25/tuk-tuk-factory-aims-make-
Prader-Willi syndrome brings challenges for Evans family

...apparently was a divine order that I never question." PRADER-WILLI SYNDROME was discovered in 1956 by a team of Swiss researchers, but it wasn't until 1981 that scientists understood the cause ? errors on the chromosome 15 segment that happen for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-23/prader-willi-syndrome-brings
Of Mutual Interest: Taxes matter in fund investing, even when there's no bill

...annual returns that were somewhere between 0.51 and 0.97 percentage points better than the least efficient funds, the researchers found. That may not sound like much, but compounded over time, it can enable someone to retire years earlier.As for...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-05-23/taxes-matter-fund-investin
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
Some stem cells heal differently, researchers said

...cells comes from their ability to regulate the immune response and spark the body's own regenerative machinery, leading researchers said.The key will be what kind of cells are given and when they are used.Georgia Regents Univer si ty last week held...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-04-25/some-stem-cells-heal-differe
Help fight Alzheimer's

...CART Board of Directors gathered in Columbia, S.C., to hear from researchers selected as the recipients of the 2015 grants totaling $450,000. Grants went to researchers from Washington University in St. Louis, Cornell University and Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-05-23/help-fight-alzheimers
Ga. below average in heavy drinking

...and Baker County recorded the fastest increase in rates of binge drinking, rising 43.8 percent from 2005 to 2012.IHME researchers say heavy and binge drinking are not evenly distributed among counties across the nation.To check other Georgia counties...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-05-18/ga-below-average-heavy-drink
Activity can slow cognitive decline, study suggests

...study.At the beginning of the study, researchers asked patients to report their involvement...medical conditions among patients, researchers found that patients who engaged in artistic...unmeasured factors not assessed by the researchers which influence cognitive decline...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-05-13/activity-can-slow-cognitive-decline