Topic: France

The geological fingerprint of war

May 25, 2012
The geological fingerprint of war

Scientists find traces of the World War II D-Day invasion buried in the sands of Omaha Beach.

Read more

The geological fingerprint of war in photos

May 25, 2012
The geological fingerprint of war in photos

Scientists find traces of the World War II D-Day invasion buried in the sands of Omaha Beach.

Read more

Tower shines orange tonight

Dec. 2, 2011
Tower shines orange tonight

The Tower lights on the evening of Friday, Dec. 2 will recognize Professor William Lewis, who will be named to a prestigious French order.

Read more

University of Texas-led Team Discovers Unusual Multi-Planet Solar System With NASA's Kepler Spacecraft

Oct. 4, 2011

A team of researchers led by Bill Cochran of The University of Texas at Austin has used NASA's Kepler space telescope to discover an unusual multiple-planet system containing a super-Earth and two Neptune-sized planets orbiting in resonance with each other. They will announce the find today in Nantes, France at a meeting of the American Astronomical Society's Division of Planetary Science Conference. The research will be published in a special Kepler issue of The Astrophysical Journal Supplement Series in November.

Read more

University Celebrates International Education Week

Nov. 11, 2010

Event: The University of Texas at Austin is celebrating International Education Week with film nights, foreign language sessions, cultural workshops, travel seminars, music and dance performances, art exhibits, study abroad events and international trivia competitions.

Read more