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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 dangerous...and Prevention in Atlanta. A lab scientist accidently mixed a deadly strain of...she said 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-
Ant-Man

Opens Friday, Jul 31, 2015 Synopsis: The Marvel character Ant-Man gets the big screen treatment with this film focusing on Henry Pym, a scientist who develops powers to grow and shrink in size. The script was penned by Edgar Wright and Attack the Block's Joe Cornish. ~ Jeremy Wheeler, Rovi Cast: Paul Rudd, Michael Douglas, Patrick Wilson Movie Details Play Trailer Buy Tickets Movie Review

Scientist questions report ranking Savannah River third most toxic in America

...scientific calculations for water pollution, an Augusta research scientist said."We always gauge these things based on concentration," said Oscar Flite, a senior scientist at the Southeastern Natural Sciences Academy who examines the Savannah's...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-06-27/report-ranking-savannah-rive
Sculpting helps kids learn science

Fay Katz-Smith, 9, was carefully crafting the cell wall of her algae when Georgia Regents University scientist Dr. Erhard Bieberich strolled over for a look."That's a big cell wall," he said, as she carefully trimmed the clay...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/latest-news/2014-07-10/sculpting-helps-kids-learn-s
Study finds beef harms environment more than pork, poultry, dairy, eggs

...It really looks like beef is a lot worse environmentally than these other meats," said Ken Caldeira, an environmental scientist at the Carnegie Institution for Science. Caldeira wasn't part of this study, but has a separate study of beef's greenhouse...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-07-21/study-finds-beef-pollutes-
Conservatives are "anti-science"? Let's talk about that

...European sports cars and frequent-flyer miles to science symposiums held at seaside resorts. Journalists help perpetuate the scientist-as-infallible myth. Not so much because reporters themselves tend to be liberal, but because it's just the nature...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/content/blog-post/damon-cline/2014-07-12/conservati
Savannah River Site scientist agrees to pay back fraudulent expenses

COLUMBIA. - A scientist at Savannah River Site has agreed to pay back more than $33,000...government.Authorities say George Goldston was a senior principal scientist at SRS and was claiming hotel expenses when he traveled there from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-06/savannah-river-site-scientist
SRS scientist shares firsthand glimpse of Fukushima cleanup

...every environmental cleanup challenge found at government sites across the United States, according to a Savannah River Site scientist involved in the recovery effort."It's a lot like triage, where you must deal with certain things ahead of other things...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/metro/2012-12-09/srs-scientist-shares-firsthan
Biz Bits

...Details: He is a professor of physiology at Georgia Regents University.DR. RYAN HARRISAward/honor: Received the Emerging Scientist Award from the Georgia Regents University Research Institute.Details: He is a clinical exercise physiologist at Georgia...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/business/2014-05-24/biz-bits
3 arrested in south Ga. with car full of counterfeits

...one with 29 $100 bills, one with 70 $50 bills and a third with 98 $20 bills, Royal said."It didn't take a rocket scientist to figure out they all had the same serial number [for each denomination],'' Royal said.His office arrested a man from...

http://chronicle.augusta.com/news/crime-courts/2014-07-02/3-arrested-south-ga-ca