Safety Tips That Will Earn Barbecuers a 'Well Done'
... hot pads or insulated gloves when touching hot metal.
Don't drink alcohol while cooking on an outdoor grill. "Finish the cooking before drinking," babcock
said. "It's like drinking and driving -- your decision-making gets real slow."
When using propane barbecues, always make sure that the propane tan...
When the Heart Stops Beating
... woke up five days later in the hospital."
and Stoltz were victims of sudden cardiac arrest, ...ce arrived."
"They used a defibrillator on me," babcock
said, referring to a device available in some publ...nal defibrillators is always a help, he said. Both babcock
and Stoltz now have implanted defibrillators, whic...
Chicago Magazine Highlights the Area's Top Doctors
...g and befriended its leader. In his new book, this "rogue scientist" shares his up-close encounter with gang life. Chicago editor Richard babcock
and other members of the magazine staff
are available for on-air interviews. Contact Christine Wong at 312-222-4481
to schedule an interview.
Scripps studies offer new picture of Lake Tahoe's earthquake potential
...ave last ruptured between 4,100 and 4,500 years ago.
These studies, led by a team of Scripps researchers including Graham Kent, Neal Driscoll, Jeff babcock
and Alistair Harding, collected new data on earthquake history along three active faults in the region. These new data suggest that the most recent r...
Earliest animal footprints ever found -- discovered in Nevada
...ngsworth of the Institute for Cambrian Studies.
was surveying rocks in the mountains near Goldfiel...low pinpoints into that long-ago sea bed. But when babcock
flipped over the rock containing those tracks, the...ft-bodied creatures are not normally preserved.
is an expert in "exceptional preservation" -- the ...
Story tips from the Department of Energy's Oak Ridge National Laboratory, April 2008
...as reactors has been a challenge -- until now. Fuel fabricated at Oak Ridge National Laboratory, in cooperation with Idaho National Laboratory and the babcock
& Wilcox Company, has demonstrated the most successful performance ever for U.S. advanced gas reactor fuel. In recent tests at the Advanced Test React...
Oceanic sharks worldwide at serious risk from high-seas fishing, rising demand for shark products
... other measures at both the domestic and international level to reduce fishing mortality.
Shark populations can recover from overexploitation, Dr. babcock
said, pointing to a 1991 United Nations ban on high seas driftnet fisheries that probably allowed salmon sharks in the North Pacific to rebuild, and c...
First symposium of UN University-Cornell Africa Series to be held at UN
...r the keynote address. Two Cornell faculty Per Pinstrup-Andersen, the H.E. babcock
Professor of Food, Nutrition and Public Policy; and Patrick Stover, directo... sponsored by the Africana Studies and Research Center at Cornell; the H.E. babcock
Chair at Cornell; Cornells Institute for African Development; the Cornell I...
Bt cotton in China fails to reap profit after seven years
...or the Bt-cotton farmers. Otherwise, these farmers will stop using Bt cotton, and that would be very unfortunate, said Per Pinstrup-Andersen, the H.E. babcock
Professor of Food, Nutrition and Public Policy at Cornell, and the 2001 Food Prize laureate. Bt cotton, he said, can help reduce poverty and undernour...
World's pledge to halve hunger by 2015 looks like empty promise
... as usual, just as many people will be hungry in the world -- 800 million -- in 2015 as there were 16 years ago, said Per Pinstrup-Andersen, Cornell's babcock
Professor of Food, Nutrition and Public Policy and the 2001 Food Prize laureate. He will speak (Feb. 17) at the annual meeting of the American Associa...