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DEC says Alaska fish are safe to eat

...their monitoring shows no dangerous level of radiation in Pacific fish. A report from the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences found radiation levels far below what would pose a health risk in Pacific bluefin tuna spawned off the coast...
Weekend workshops to offer introduction to modern partner dance

...innate and universal, he said in his talk, citing a 2010 study published in the journal Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences in which 120 babies separately exposed to different types of music began moving their bodies in rhythmic response...
Older voters look beyond Medicare, Social Security

...dramatically larger part of the population in the coming decades, according to a report released Tuesday by the National Academy of Sciences. Americans are living longer, working longer and waiting until later in life to have children.In the near...
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BP agrees to pay $4.5B; 3 employees charged

...includes payments of nearly $2.4 billion to the National Fish and Wildlife Foundation, $350 million to the National Academy of Sciences and about $500 million to the Securities and Exchange Commission. The SEC accused BP of misleading investors...
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Arctic shipping is a disaster waiting to happen

...Valdez, Prince William Sound now has eleven escort & response tugs for its tankers. In the Aleutians, a 2009 National Academy of Sciences report concluded: "None of the existing measures are adequate for responding to large vessels under severe...
My turn: Another doctor against fluoride in the water

My opposition to water fluoridation was solidified when I read the National Academy of Sciences 2006 report "Fluoride in Drinking Water: A Scientific Review of EPA's Standards." This report finds that fluoride is less...
My turn: The facts against fluoride

Some have claimed there is no scientific basis for the anti-fluoridation campaign. Other than the National Academy of Sciences/National Research Council's 530-page review, commissioned by the U.S. Environmental Protection agency...
Fluoride panel may ask for extension

...for more time so it can consider an upcoming National Academy of Sciences report on toxicological risk. The committee...its deadline until a subcommittee under the National Academy of Sciences finishes its study on fluoridation. The subcommittee...
Report raises fluoride fears

...ammunition to those seeking a fluoride-free community. Sound off on the important issues at A report by the National Academy of Sciences' National Research Council found that people exposed to the maximum allowed level of fluoride in tap water...
Legislators spar over Pebble Mine study

...sole-source the contract to the National Academy of Sciences or to put the project be presented by the National Academy of Sciences, the state Department...appropriate money to the National Academy of Sciences for a Pebble study, continued...


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