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Scientists study how rising seas will reshape Georgia coast

SAVANNAH, Ga. - Scientists are fine-tuning what they know...Georgia's future, Skidaway Institute scientists plan to use a computer modeling program...river and measures its salt content, scientists have been following the tides upriver...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-30/scientists-study-how-rising-seas-wi
Researcher recruitment pays off, Ga. schools say

...million to recruit eight world-class scientists and 60 of their colleagues is bringing...all expenses to pay and equip the 60 scientists who follow what the alliance called...proud to welcome these world-class scientists to our Academy and their host universities...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-08-26/researcher-recruitment-pays-ga-scho
IAAF denies scientists' claim of widespread doping

...governing body of athletics hit back at two scientists whose findings led to allegations this...said the two Australian anti-doping scientists, Michael Ashenden and Robin Parisotto...condemn the fact that two experienced scientists were naive enough to place themselves...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/sports/other-sports/2015-08-08/iaaf-denies-scientis
Scientists find closest thing yet to Earth-sun twin system

CAPE CANAVERAL, Fla. - Scientists have identified a "close cousin...similar to our sun.Based on what scientists know today, Jenkins added, "This...is whether the planet is rocky. Scientists believe there's a better than...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-07-23/scientists-find-closest-thing-yet-e
Army cyber general proposes new mission to fight global hacks

...appeared to have targeted the files of workers who applied for top-secret security clearances to identify undercover agents, scientists and others with data of great interest to foreign governments.Since cyber command was established in 2010, Cardon said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/government/2015-08-25/army-cyber-general-propo
July was Earth's hottest month on record

...warming," said NOAA climate scientist Jake Crouch. "The warming is...slow to cool ? NOAA climate scientist Jessica Blunden said she is...Crouch, Blunden and other scientists outside of the government...University of Georgia climate scientist Marshall Shepherd."The...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/weather/2015-08-20/july-was-earths-hottest-mon
No easy formula for best time to book airline tickets

...as futile as trying to time the stock market."There isn't a golden rule anymore," says Patrick Scurry, chief data scientist for Hopper, a travel-information firm that archives ticket prices. "There are these 'average' rules, but they're...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-08-15/no-easy-formula-best-time-bo
Savannah River Site mixed-oxide program needs at least $300 million more, report says

...released Thursday by the Union of Concerned Scientists, was produced by the Red Team, a group...said Edwin Lyman, a UCS senior scientist. "The Energy Department's own study...a report for the Union of Concerned Scientists in January 2015 recommending that the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-08-20/savannah-river-site-mixed-oxi
Perseids meteor shower peaks tonight, and it should be a good one

...watch is to lie down and look up - no telescopes needed.Meteor showers just touch people in a special way, said planetary scientist Sheila Kanani of the Royal Astronomical Society in London."For a lot of people, it's a make-a-wish kind of mentality...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-12/perseid-meteor-shower-peaks-
SC ranked 6th in earthquake exposure

...hazards.At least two factors are responsible."Populations have grown significantly in areas prone to earthquakes, and USGS scientists have improved data and methodologies that allow for more accurate estimates of earthquake hazards and ground shaking," said...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-08-17/sc-ranked-6th-earthquake-exp