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An absence of justice

...found nothing criminal about a white police officer defending himself against Michael Brown, a black teenager. Towering scientific evidence and credible witness testimony bear that out, and this page agrees with that.On Wednesday, a New York City grand...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-12-05/absence-justice
Science proves men lose their heads over high heels

...sidewalks of Carrie Bradshaw. Heels have also been a controversial symbol in the battleground of sexual politics.Now a scientific study in France has measured their power.Scientists from the Universite de Bretagne-Sud conducted experiments that showed...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/2014-12-13/science-proves-men-lose-their-heads
Air bag maker refuses to expand recall coast to coast

...the recall of 8 million more vehicles from coast to coast ? a demand that Takata flatly rejected."There's not enough scientific evidence to change from a regional recall to a national recall," Hiroshi Shimizu, Takata senior vice president of global...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-03/air-bag-maker-refuses-expa
MCG students protest racism, violence during "die-in" demonstration

...sign not only had "I can't breathe," which Garner says repeatedly on a video of the incident, but she also included a scientific formula for calculating respiration, a way of tying in what she is learning to what she is feeling."I think that it is...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-12-11/mcg-students-protest-raci
Jury to get home invasion case Friday

...degree of certainty who it came from.Forensic scientists look at 32 DNA markers. While there isn't any agreement in the scientific community about how many markers are needed to make a match, Greg Hampikian testified there was nothing close to a match...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-12-11/jury-get-home-invasion
Exxon sees abundant oil, gas far into future

...environment," Mann says. "Let us hope, for the sake of us and our planet, that this is not our future."Other recent scientific studies have raised questions about whether oil and gas companies and government forecasters are overestimating how much oil...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-12-09/exxon-sees-abundant-oil-ga
Bringing meaning to pain

...that Wilson is not a criminal, no matter how much some people want him to be.A dispassionate and painstaking review of scientific evidence and more than 70 hours of witness testimony convinced a St. Louis County grand jury that Wilson committed no crime...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-11-26/bringing-meaning-pain
Academy of Richmond County students embrace technical skills, career-based classes

...academic classes."You might apply the logic you learn in calculus to your computer programming classes, or you can use the scientific method you learn in science courses to help you diagnose a mechanical problem," Johnson said. "Many students complain...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/education/2014-11-14/academy-richmond-county-s
The infection has spread

...Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The public health arm of the federal government ? long considered a bastion of scientific integrity and political neutrality ? has been compromised, and fatal consequences are unfolding.Ebola not only has made...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/editorials/2014-10-15/infection-has-spread
DNR deer-management plan calls for maintaining herd size

...environmentalists, farmers and property owners reviewed scientific data and public-opinion surveys during 18 meetings with...would provide some useful information, but it would not be scientific information," he said.The harvesting no one wants is what's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-10-28/dnr-deer-management-plan-cal