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Climate data skewed

...warming 'hiatus' never happened, NOAA scientists say."The first indication I had of...not be explained by global warming "scientists." President Obama stated that Earth's...temperature was increasing even faster than scientists had expected. But these studies indicated...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-16/climate-data-skewed
Poison center fields synthetic pot calls

...week that between January and May, poison centers in 48 states reported receiving 3,572 calls related to the use of what scientists call synthetic cannabinoids.That's a 229 percent increase from the 1,085 calls received during the same period in 2014...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-16/poison-center-fields-synthet
FDA tells food industry to phase out artificial trans fats

...administration says the move will reduce coronary heart disease and prevent thousands of fatal heart attacks every year.Scientists say there are no health benefits to the fats, which are used in processing food and in restaurants, usually to improve texture...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2015-06-16/fda-tells-food-industry-ph
Environment has been cause of concern for many popes

...presidential hopeful Rick Santorum, a devout Catholic who says he loves the pope, urge Francis to "leave science to the scientists" and stop talking about global warming?Why would conservative Catholic commentators attack the Vatican for hosting the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-06-12/environment-has-been-cause-concern-
Make Augusta smoke-free

I am a research scientist, and our mission at Georgia Regents University is to conduct high-quality, innovative research on health promotion and disease...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-06-07/make-augusta-smoke-free
Will hurricane luck run out?

...area." It may sound like areas like Tampa are "overdue," scientists like Landsea and Emanuel say that's not a good word because...That's a streak that is so unprecedented that NASA climate scientist Timothy Hall went looking to see if it could be explained...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-01/will-hurricane-luck-run-out
Nearly 150 gopher tortoises released in Georgia to help restore threatened reptile population

...eager to find their new home. Research scientists from the Savannah River Ecology Lab and...adaptation to the land, according to scientists who were observing the animals. Each...Tuberville, SREL associate research scientist. The two-year grant was extended...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-06-05/nearly-150-gopher-tortoises-r
Ga. wildlife document shows successes, setbacks

...plan."Every Georgian, whether they hunt or fish or not, depends on forests and natural resources," he said.Dozens of scientists in and out of government, businesses and advocacy organizations were in on the two-year drafting process to update the...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2015-06-08/ga-wildlife-document-shows-s
Prader-Willi syndrome brings challenges for Evans family

...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 unknown reasons at conception.To date, only...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/health/2015-05-23/prader-willi-syndrome-brings
Internal investigation finds CDC scientist was mum for a month about flu virus accident in lab

NEW YORK - A government scientist kept silent about a potentially...Prevention in Atlanta. A lab scientist accidently mixed a deadly...bird flu. But unsuspecting scientists worked with the viral mix for...she could not name the lab scientist or the leader of the scientist's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2014-08-15/internal-investigation-finds-