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Rising seas, peat may have done in large ice age animals

...habitat and the introduction of diseases, according to the study. The researchers found little evidence connecting extinction to hunting by humans.The study was published Monday in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences.
Don Young: Setting the record straight on Magnuson-Stevens reauthorization

...statistical committee.The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration (NOAA) recently funded a study by the National Academy of Sciences that suggests rebuilding times within the 2006 MSA reauthorization be reconsidered. NOAA has even recognized...
What others say: Facebook needs to show more respect for its users, together with two academic researchers, published the results this month in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences. In the study, Facebook asserted that users had given informed consent, which is standard protocol in psychological...
Study links changing winds to warming in Pacific

...temperatures," he added.The study released by the online edition of the peer-reviewed journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences does not question global warming, but argues there is evidence that in at least one place, local winds are...
Fast growing salmon may never end up on the table

...cotton and soybeans account for more than four-fifths of those crops grown in the U.S., according to the National Academies of Sciences.But there have always been critics who are wary of tinkering with the genes of living animals. They say...
EPA to undertake study on potential Pebble impacts

...the study. Nor could the council agree on whether to put the study out for bid or award the contract to the National Academy of Sciences. With a new Legislature seated, the council membership has changed and is now chaired by Sen. Linda Menard...
Pebble supporters protest study

...third-party review of the Pebble project by the National Academy of Sciences. The measure did not make it out of committee...outcome of the project." Dobbyn said the National Academy of Sciences would be "well equipped" to conduct a high...
Legislative body to study Pebble

...late July at the earliest. In Stevens' 2009 legislation seeking a third-party study, he specified the National Academy of Sciences to conduct the study, but Harris said the council only awards sole-source contracts in "extreme circumstances...
Pebble meets with EPA chief

...RFP. Some members of the council, including Stevens, have advocated for a sole-source contract to the National Academy of Sciences. After determining whether it will be sole-source or RFP, the parameters of the study must be set, which...
Numbers don?t add up

...believe the evidence so strongly that they have issued public statements to that effect (NCSE n.d.). The National Academy of Sciences, one of the most prestigious science organizations, devotes a Web site to the topic (NAS 1999). A panel...


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