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SC Republicans seek Planned Parenthood audit

...organs for research.The "bodies of aborted unborn children should not be sold or harvested for any purpose, including scientific research," said Smith, R-Simpsonville. The cavalier tone of the discussions is disgusting, he said.None of Planned...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-31/sc-republicans-seek-planned-p
Tom Brady's suspension upheld

...oversee the hearing to protect the integrity of the league.Scientific arguments were a major part of Brady's defense. Brady's...down the findings of an independent firm hired to provide scientific analysis of the air pressure inside the footballs used by...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-28/tom-bradys-suspension-upheld
Overtime

...interim ruling clears Indian sprinter Dutee Chand to compete and gives the governing body until July 24, 2017, to present new scientific evidence.The IAAF's rules on hyperandrogenism ? or the presence of high levels of testosterone ? will be declared...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/2015-07-27/overtime
Court decision foreshadows more problems

...amendment. But even the amendment made no reference to marriages, traditional or otherwise.A little background is helpful. In scientific circles, it is considered unfair or unethical to accuse a colleague of bias while engaging in occupational discourse. Besides...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-07-26/court-decision-f
House committees will investigate Planned Parenthood video

...reproductive health services, says it legally helps women who want to make not-for-profit donations of their fetus' organs for scientific research. It says it makes no money by donating the organs to science, and says the video was heavily edited."These outrageous...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-15/house-committees-will-inve
Questions fill in a few details on new GRU leader

...work at GRU and three other nieces live in the state."Q: How'd you meet your wife, Tammie?Dr. Keel: "We met at a scientific conference."Q: Kids?Dr. Keel: "I have two: Pres ton (29) lives in Augusta and works in the pharmacy at GRU, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-07-11/questions-fill-few-details-ne
South African rhino orphanage cares for victims of poachers

...horns in parts of Asia. Consumers believe rhino horn, which is ground into powder, has medicinal benefits, but there is no scientific evidence to support that. The horn is made of keratin, a protein also found in human fingernails.South Africa's national...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/national/2015-07-17/south-african-rhino-orphan
Carl Edwards leads way for Gibbs Racing in New Hampshire qualifying

...Edwards said. "Kentucky went well. I believe everybody agreed that went well. They'll try other packages. That's a scientific method. Whatever turns out to be the best direction, hopefully they go all the way down that path and let it rip."NASCAR...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-07-17/carl-edwards-leads-way-gib
Planned Parenthood review ordered by Georgia governor

...Planned Parenthood Federation of American. "Women and families who make the decision to donate fetal tissue for lifesaving scientific research should be honored, not attacked and demeaned. Our medical practices and guidelines in this area are clear, and...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-07-16/governor-orders-planned-pare
Climate data skewed

...fudged the data sets!Dr. Curry, in a letter to a scientific publication, stated, "I think that uncertainties...regard it as a particularly useful contribution to our scientific understanding of what is going on."

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-16/climate-data-skewed