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State board should re-evaluate Georgia Regents University's goals

...beyond that of their peers from other parts of the country who seemed to have been trained more in the esoteric and theory of scientific medicine over patient care.All reported during residency training of becoming the "physician's physician" ? the ultimate...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/opinion-columns/2015-02-22/state-board-shou
Separate politics, measles

...autism. Subsequently, vaccination rates decreased while rates of these diseases increased in the United Kingdom. It took the scientific community several years of investigation to show that Wakefield's reported findings were fraudulent. The Lancet fully retracted...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-02-10/separate-politics-measle
Don't catch a cold, drop it!

...healthful food and drink plenty of liquids.Besides, The New York Times concluded in a 2007 article that there "is little scientific evidence behind the notion of starving a cold and feeding a fever, or vice versa." PRESIDENTS DAY: The Boy hood Home of...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-02-12/dont-catch-cold-drop-it
Grovetown's Tom Lewis is on perch patrol

...They are much more popular in northern regions, where Lewis ? a Michigan native ? fished for them as a child.From a scientific standpoint, the yellow perch is a remarkable and versatile species, living in creeks and rivers from Nova Scotia to Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/2015-02-14/grovetowns-tom-lewis-per
Waffle House helps FEMA gauge storms

...as usual, yellow means it's on a limited menu, and red means the restaurant's closed.The index isn't necessarily scientific, Strouse said, but it allows FEMA to know quickly about how things are on the ground."It gives us a pretty good feel...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-02-15/waffle-house-helps-fema-gaug
Simulators can lead to big results in NASCAR these days

...springs, roll bars, track bars, general construction and each driver.Computers worked through most possibilities to find a scientific combination that hopefully leads to a victory."Sometimes at these tests we have $1 million of instruments on the car so...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/nascar/2015-02-11/simulators-can-lead-big-re
How to Retire Quickly

...retirement." One of them is an open source software developer who spends his spare time creating really useful software for scientific research. He treats it like a job, spending a full day most weekdays improving the software he's involved with. The other...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/simpledollar/2015-02-17/how-retir
Britain moves toward 3-person babies

...people.The technology aims to liberate future generations from inherited diseases, but critics say it crosses a fundamental scientific boundary and could lead to "designer babies."The U.K.'s House of Com mons voted 382-178 in favor of legislation...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-02-03/britain-moves-toward-3-person-babie
Southeastern Conference has big haul on National Signing Day

...when he's in high school is not very scientific," Saban said."We try to use science...that's really possible. There's no scientific way to know what the achievement of...they try to do. It's impossible."Scientific or not, the other SEC powers weren't...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/college/2015-02-04/southeastern-conference-h
Trout stream dates to be discussed at meetings

...the end of October. Streams stayed closed from that point until late March of the following year.There really wasn't a scientific reason for the season, hence fisheries biologists' re-thinking the situation.A public hearing is set Feb. 10 at the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/outdoors/fishing/2015-01-29/trout-stream-dat