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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
Flowing water means life on Mars possible, scientists say

...wide and at least 300 feet long, scientists said. They apparently consist...the 2030s.Michael Meyer, lead scientist for NASA's Mars exploration...the briny water is a mystery. Scientists said it could be melting ice...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-28/flowing-water-means-life-mars-possi
Kon-Tiki 2 will sample trash levels in the Pacific

...considered a success.On Nov. 7, a group of 14 sailors and scientists ? mostly from Norway ? boarded a pair of similarly constructed...and marine life."Cecilie Mauritzen, the group's chief scientist, described the trash patches they'll be hoping to study...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/life/travel/2015-11-14/kon-tiki-2-will-sample-trash
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-
MOX structural welds not up to code, report says

...the iceberg," said Edwin Lyman, a senior scientist with the Union of Concerned Scientists based in Washington. "It really provides...said.He added that the Union of Concerned Scientists hopes the government will pay more attention...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2015-11-13/mox-structural-welds-not-code
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
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
Sea turtles set new nesting records in Georgia, Florida

...Carolinas to Florida.Preliminary numbers from Georgia show scientists and volunteers counted a record 2,292 loggerhead nests during...with special trapdoors that allow sea turtles to escape.Now scientists say Georgia's loggerhead sea turtle population is within...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/2015-09-07/sea-turtles-set-new-nesting-records
Maintain animal studies

...tell you that computer models can do it all. Hogwash.True scientists, such as those at MCG, use computer models to focus research...select the most effective research techniques; the renowned scientists at MCG, or some political hack from Washington, D.C...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/opinion/letters/2015-09-30/maintain-animal-studies