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Date published: May 7, 2004

May Science Picks - Leads, Feeds and Story Seeds

Included this month:

Geology Is Chief Adversary at Battle of Vicksburg

USGS Kicks Volcanic Ash

Lookin’ at the Bottom of the Bay (San Francisco Bay)

Drilling in the Chesapeake Impact Crater

Date published: March 4, 2004

March Science Picks - Leads, Feeds & Story Seeds

Included this month:

Kissing the Blarney Stone

USGS Celebrates 125 years of Science for America

Stop using the Richter Scale!

How the Irish Named Civilization

Date published: February 9, 2004

February Science Picks - Leads, Feeds & Story Seeds

Included this month:

Polar Bears Fight For Survival

USGS Geologists Help in Understanding Mars

Chesapeake Bay Recovery Process Slowed

Getting to the Heart of Geography

Date published: January 12, 2004

January Science Picks - Leads, Feeds & Story Seeds

Included this month:

2003 Marked Deadly Year for Earthquakes

Salt, Pests and War Make For Bad Dates

Eden’s Fall From Grace From Space

Counting America’s Bald Eagles

Tracking California Hazards Online

Can’t Know the Martians Without A Program

Date published: November 6, 2003

November Science Picks - Leads, Feeds and Story Seeds

Included this month:

California Wildfires Test Scientists’ Skills

West Nile Deaths Continue

Earth Escapes Brunt of Violent Solar Storms

Abbey Road: Lost Photos of Native Americans Salvaged in South Dakota

Watching Volcanoes From Space

USGS is Geography Aware

Date published: October 9, 2003

October Science Picks - Leads, Feeds and Story Seeds

Included this month:

Hurricane Isabel Makes Her Mark on the North Carolina Coast

Mayans in the Everglades?

Submerged Ice Bridge Reveals Ancient Secrets About Alaska

America’s Deepest Coral Reef

Young Tortises on Mojave’s Menu

Measuring Floods From A Distance

Is the World’s Fuel Tank on Empty?

Date published: June 6, 2003

June Science Picks - Leads, Feeds and Story Seeds

From West Nile Virus maps to "on-the-fly" mapping of the Everglades, we’ve got you covered. How about fun Fourth of July story ideas? Find out what puts the fire in fireworks or where you can find Independence in the USA. This monthly collection of science stories can help you cover ongoing earth and natural science research and investigations at USGS